Best for the Nest

Best for the Nest: A Guide for Returning to Campus

COVID-19 Information 

Campus Update: Dates, Resources and Reminders about COVID-19

Friday, March 25, 2022

Dear Campus Community: 

Two years ago this week, the UNCW community shifted classes online, canceled events and temporarily closed campus in response to COVID-19. Each step we have taken since the pandemic began presented our campus community with difficult challenges, but I firmly believe the journey was made better overall because we weathered it together. Thank you for your care, compassion and commitment to doing what was “Best for the Nest” throughout this experience.  

With the UNCW community’s low COVID-19 transmission rates and strong vaccination rates, we are in a much better position now than we were back in March 2020. Based on our current circumstances, the UNCW health and leadership team has decided to ease remaining campus pandemic protocols unless otherwise indicated in guidance from the UNC System, NCDHHS or other local, state and federal agencies.

Please review the full message.


CDC Launches Quarantine and Isolation Calculator

The CDC launched a Quarantine and Isolation Calculator to help individuals figure out what to do if they have tested positive for COVID-19 or been exposed to someone who has tested positive.

Spring 2022 Campus COVID Guidelines to Campus

Spring 2022 Campus COVID Guidelines (PDF)
Please note: revisions to these published guidelines are available in the General Updates section. 



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