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Emergency & Safety

Know who to call

Seasonal Safety

At UNCW, we love our proximity to the ocean and all the fun and relaxation it offers! However, the ocean can also be dangerous and you should be aware of rip current hazards.

Be Alert for Rip Currents

Learn how to avoid heat-related illness that can be brought on by the extremely hot weather that the Wilmington area experiences during the summer months.

Avoiding Heat Stress

Get tips that can help you stay safe in case you run into heavy rainfall or flooding around the UNCW area.

Managing Flooding/Severe Weather