Shield Our Spartans

Spring 2023

Dear Faculty and Staff, The University’s Employee COVID-19 Vaccine Portal is now active and ready to collect employee vaccination records. As communicated on August 6, 2021, the University requires students and employees to submit vaccination documentation (i.e.,vaccination card) or participate in mandatory testing. The total number of students and employees who submit vaccination verification documentation will […]

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, Since the start of the fall semester, we have appreciated your continuing commitment to Shield Our Spartans. Today, we write to communicate new University COVID-19 guidance to help keep our community safe.  We have continued to follow the changing CDC and local public health officials’ guidance and determined that an […]

Due to technical difficulties, the beginning of the information session held on 8/10/21 was not recorded.  The Question and Answer portion of the session is now posted. The new policy regarding student testing can be found here.  In addition, this Q&A document addresses many common COVID-19 related issues pertaining to instruction. If your question is […]

August 11, 2021 Dear Faculty and Staff, We continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and will adapt as often and as quickly as needed for the health and safety of our entire campus community. In response to the recent increase of COVID-19 cases across our state, the Delta variant, and the Guilford County mandatory face covering policy effective August […]

August 06, 2021 Provost Debbie Storrs will host an information session next Tuesday, August 10, to discuss issues related to in-person instruction this fall. Panelists will include the academic deans, representatives from Faculty Senate, and members of the COVID-19 team. The overall approach to testing and case management on campus, including testing of asymptomatic and symptomatic individuals, […]

Dear Faculty and Staff, The UNC System Office has provided new guidance to campuses to help keep our communities as safe as possible. Many campuses, including ours, require at least some groups of students (for instance, residential students) to either submit documentation of their vaccination status or participate in mandatory COVID-19 testing. As such, the […]

Beginning Monday, August 2, UNC Greensboro will require face coverings to be worn in all indoor settings and facilities, regardless of vaccination status, until further notice. Consistent with our policy during the Fall ‘20 and Spring ‘21 semesters, face coverings must be worn indoors at all times unless 1) eating or drinking; or 2) in a private office […]