Covid-19 Updates

The latest from UNC Greensboro

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 […]

On Friday afternoon, Governor Cooper announced that, effective immediately, maintaining social distance and wearing face coverings are no longer required in most public settings. Face coverings remain required while using public transportation, in childcare settings, in schools, in long-term care facilities, and in healthcare settings. Many private businesses also have decided to continue to require face coverings […]

The CDC and FDA released information this morning that they are reviewing data involving a rare type of blood clot that has been reported in six out of 6.8 million individuals who have received the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine. They, along with the NC Department of Health and Human Services and the UNC System, […]