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April 10 - Power Restored on Campus

A power outage affected the UNCW main campus on Wednesday evening. Power was restored and an all clear message was sent at 8:54 p.m. The university...

Fire at Village Green Apartments

Earlier today, a fire significantly damaged property at Village Green Apartments, a privately owned and operated facility, on North MacMillan...

Jan. 26 - Shots Fired Near Campus; Suspect Apprehended

The UNCW Police Department received reports from the Wilmington Police Department about shots fired in the 400 block of South College Road,...

UNCW Alert System Test Feb. 1

The UNCW Office of Environmental Health and Safety, UNCW Police Department and the Office of University Relations routinely test the UNCWAlert...

Update: Alleged Bomb Threat a Hoax

A UNCW Police Department investigation has determined that alleged bomb threats written on whiteboards in a campus residence hall earlier...

UNCW Monitoring Forecast for Severe Weather

The National Weather Service is forecasting severe weather on Jan. 8 along the coast of southeastern North Carolina that includes the potential for...

Planned Controlled Burn: Ev-Henwood Preserve

A controlled burn may take place within the next two weeks.  

University Monitoring Weather Conditions for Family Weekend

UNCW is closely monitoring weather forecasts for Family Weekend, Sept. 22-24. The National Weather Service indicates windy and rainy...

High Risk of Rip Currents Along the East Coast from Hurricane Lee  

National Weather Service forecasts indicate an increased risk of rip currents along the beaches near UNCW’s main campus due to...

Campus to Resume Normal Operations on Friday, Sept. 1

Weather conditions following Idalia are projected to improve Thursday afternoon and evening. UNCW will resume normal...

UNCW Alert System Test Sept. 7

The quarterly full-volume UNCW Alert system test (which includes the outdoor siren system) will take place at noon on...

Notice: UNCW Alert System Maintenance/Testing June 6-8

Be Alert: June 6-7 short bursts, “growling,” and/or speaker system messaging from the sirens may be audible. A full...

UNCW Officials Encourage Storm Readiness Ahead of Hurricane Season

Be prepared ahead of Atlantic hurricane season (June 1-Nov. 30).


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