North Carolina Executive Order 215, effective Friday, May 14, lifted the COVID-19 social distancing and capacity limits and, with a few exceptions, the face coverings requirement. Based on this Executive Order, face coverings will not be required at UNCW, except in the following situations:  ·Outpatient healthcare facilities on campus – the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, all Athletic…

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The committee meetings on Thursday and the board meeting on Friday will be held in person, observing COVID-19 protocols, including social distancing and reduced capacity. The meetings also will be available for live viewing via Zoom. Additional information, including the Zoom links for each meeting, can be accessed via the board website. Some meetings may include closed…

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WILMINGTON, N.C. — On April 6 and 7 more than 1,820 donors showed their support for UNCW during Seahawks Give, the university’s 24-hour giving challenge.  Donors helped raise approximately $362,000, a 72% increase over the best year in the challenge’s seven-year history. Through their participation, alumni, students, parents, employees and friends of the university unlocked more than $65,000 in challenge funds.    “UNCW donors love being…

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COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the world and the economy. UNCW’s Interdisciplinary Research Community in International Trade and Exchange and the Office of Research and Innovation will explore the effects during “COVID-19 and the Global Economy: A (Virtual) Roundtable, Discussion and Q&A with UNCW Faculty” at 3:30 p.m. on April 15.  The discussion will cover the pandemic’s…

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Lowell K. Davis has been named Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of North Carolina Wilmington following a national search, the university announced today. His appointment is effective May 17.  “Please join me in welcoming Dr. Davis to the Seahawk family,” said Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli. “I have no doubt he will build…

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UNCW student Ashlie Anderson will be speaking at NatCon 2021, the largest annual gathering of post-9/11 veterans in the world. The conference, which is virtual this year, is sponsored by the Student Veterans of America. Anderson, an Air Force veteran and exercise science major who expects to graduate in 2021, is president of UNCW’s Student Veterans…

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Wilmington, N.C. — The University of North Carolina Wilmington is ranked 19th nationally on U.S. News & World Report’s list of “2021 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs,” and several graduate programs were also recognized among top online programs. This is the third consecutive year that UNCW’s online bachelor’s programs have ranked in the U.S. News Top 20. UNCW is tied with…

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