Best for the Nest

Updates & Resources

Updates about the university's ongoing response to COVID-19 will be shared here. In addition, this page provides useful resources for information and support related to the pandemic.  



You can find the following resources on this page below, please click a button to go directly to the related information.

NC COVID-19 Helpline

If you have questions about COVID-19 (coronavirus), dial 2-1-1 or 888.892.1162. Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211.

COVID-19 Information

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Managing COVID-19 and adapting to significant changes in the work environment can be a stressful experience for everyone and may evoke emotions that are unfamiliar or difficult to work through. The university is committed to supporting your overall health and well-being during this stressful time. The UNCW Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to all employees and the services are confidential and are provided to you and your dependents at no charge.

The EAP’s services include:

Additional Campus Support

"Best for the Nest: The Guide for Returning to Campus" (PDF) and this website are meant to serve as helpful resources, but they cannot provide every answer to every question about a comprehensive and evolving situation like the coronavirus pandemic. For additional support, please reach out to the experts available via the contacts below: 

About COVID-19
COVID Hotline 910.962.0587

About Health and Safety Guidelines
Emergency Health & Safety
Phone: 910.962.3057

Student Health Center
Phone: 910.962.3280

Human Resources
Phone: 910.962.3160