Covid-19 Updates

The latest from UNC Greensboro

Dear UNCG Community, On Wednesday, May 20, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced that our state will move into the “Safer at Home” Phase 2 of the COVID-19 recovery plan beginning on Friday, May 22 at 5 p.m. The state will be in Phase 2 through at least June 26, and this phase could be […]

Dear UNCG Community, In addition to so many personal, academic, and operational challenges presented by COVID-19 to the UNCG community, there have been and will continue to be significant financial implications for our university and so many others across the higher education landscape. We want to keep these issues from derailing the academic progress many […]

Dear UNCG Community, On May 5, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced that our state will move into Phase 1 of the COVID-19 recovery plan beginning on Friday, May 8, at 5 p.m. The state will be in Phase 1 through May 22, and this phase could be extended depending on state analysis of key public health […]

May 5, 2020 This Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQ”) document provides guidance for the implementation of Executive Order No. 138 (“Order”). The Order moves North Carolina into “Phase 1” of easing certain COVID-19 restrictions to help revive the economy while protecting public health. This information is subject to change in light of new CDC guidance and […]

Dear UNCG Employees, As previously communicated, the Oakland Parking Deck and adjacent Lot 8 South are closed temporarily.  This closure is to facilitate drive thru COVID-19 testing in partnership with the Guilford County Department of Public Health and Cone Health.  Details are available here.   Testing will begin on Tuesday, May 5 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 […]

Press Release from Guilford County, NC – May 1, 2020 Dr. Iulia Vann, Interim Health Director, Guilford County Division of Public Health, announced a prioritized COVID-19 community testing campaign for those at highest risk for the disease. “We are grateful to have the opportunity to offer community testing in Guilford County thanks to increased testing […]

As UNCG, the UNC System, and state and federal lawmakers continue to seek ways to provide urgently needed financial relief to students in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Department of Education has now begun releasing the first wave of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding. In coordination with the […]

Dear UNCG Employees, As you may have seen, the stay at home order issued jointly last month by Guilford County, Greensboro, and High Point will expire tonight (April 16, 2020) and will not be renewed. UNCG and our community are still subject to similar statewide mandates. The local decision helps ensure alignment with state orders. Therefore […]

Over the last few weeks, in the face of this historic pandemic, UNCG had to make some quick decisions based on urgent, fast-changing, and unpredictable circumstances. We made decisions without having the luxury of time to fully process long-term consequences. We did so to keep our campus community (and the public) as safe as possible […]

As we shared on March 30, UNCG and all 16 other UNC System institutions have committed to providing prorated refunds to students who had to leave residence halls and/or lose access to dining services as a result of the necessary public health actions taken in response to the COVID-19 situation.  Refunds will cover housing costs […]