UNCW Joins Statewide Consortium to Develop Human Performance Technologies and Services for Nation’s Military

WILMINGTON, N.C. — UNCW, in collaboration with more than 25 North Carolina-based academic, industry, nonprofit and state government organizations, will join the North Carolina Center for Optimizing Military Performance, a new consortium tasked with developing world-class human performance solutions for the nation’s military.  “Our university is home to a growing base of military affiliates – current…

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UNCW One of Three UNC System Schools Ranked Among the Top 100 Public National Universities by U.S. News & World Report

UNCW is one of only three UNC System schools among the Top 100 Public National Universities for 2022, according to a new list of “Best Colleges 2022” from U.S. News & World Report.   This is the third year that UNCW has made the publication’s Top 100 list of national public universities, following the university’s elevation in 2018…

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UNCW Surpasses 18,000 Students, Topping Previous Enrollment Record

UNCW reached a significant milestone as the fall semester started, enrolling more than 18,000 students, the largest student body in the university’s 74-year history.  Preliminary enrollment data show 18,031 students for the fall 2021 semester, including a record 3,542 graduate students. Undergraduate students account for 14,489 of the university’s enrollment. The university also saw an…

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UNCW Names Gino Z. Galutera Director of Auxiliary Services

Following a national search, Gino Z. Galutera has been named director of auxiliary services at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. His appointment is effective Sept. 13, 2021. With oversight of Campus Dining, the UNCW Bookstore, Parking, Transportation and the One Card Office, the Auxiliary Services Department plays a key role in delivering the quality experience…

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UNCW Receives $25,000 Teagle Foundation Grant

Wilmington, N.C. — The University of North Carolina Wilmington has received a $25,000 grant from The Teagle Foundation to fund a project that explores the meaning and fragility of democracy. The planning grant will involve students, faculty and staff from student affairs and academic affairs interested in developing a university-wide program to enhance civic education through the…

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UNCW Announces Updates to COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocol

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 UNCW Board of Trustees will hold quarterly meetings on April 29 and 30

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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