Covid-19 Updates

The latest from UNC Greensboro

On Friday afternoon, Governor Cooper announced that, effective immediately, maintaining social distance and wearing face coverings are no longer required in most public settings. Face coverings remain required while using public transportation, in childcare settings, in schools, in long-term care facilities, and in healthcare settings. Many private businesses also have decided to continue to require face coverings […]

This afternoon, Governor Cooper announced that, effective immediately, maintaining social distance and wearing face coverings are no longer required in most settings. This change is based on updated guidance released by the CDC yesterday.  It is important to understand that it is strongly recommended that individuals who have not been vaccinated should continue to wear […]

The CDC and FDA released information this morning that they are reviewing data involving a rare type of blood clot that has been reported in six out of 6.8 million individuals who have received the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine. They, along with the NC Department of Health and Human Services and the UNC System, […]

The University of North Carolina System remains committed to following guidance from public health officials and state law regarding vaccinations. No federal or state public health official has directed that COVID-19 vaccinations be mandated for students at institutions of higher education. The UNC System strongly recommends the vaccine for students but is not requiring it. We […]

Dear Students,  COVID-19 remains a serious public health issue for our campus and community.  In addition to continuing to wear your face coverings, waiting 6 feet apart, and washing your hands, getting vaccinated is an important tool in our fight against this virus.   I am excited to announce that we will soon host vaccine clinics […]