Topics: On-campus housing

UNC students have a choice of 32 residence halls on campus, which are divided into 13 different residential communities. These communities have one or more building with a staff, including a community director, community manager, resident advisers and office assistants.

Increase in class size causes housing scramble

Near the end of July, UNC students received calls asking if they would be willing to move out of their current dorms. The calls were coming from Carolina Housing and, due to the nature of their request and other recent changes to student housing, some of the students receiving these calls were confused.  

Campus Recreation opens new specialized training center


Campus Recreation opened a new facility this semester for students interested in Olympic weightlifting and other forms of intense exercise.

Stacy and Everett to reopen for incoming first-years

Two empty residence halls on North Campus will reopen to first-year students during the 2016-17 school year.

On-campus rapes cluster in Granville Towers, on south campus

About one-third of on-campus rape and sexual assaults occurred in residence halls in the four years leading up to December 2013.

New residence hall position created for social justice advocacy

This semester, social justice-minded students can bring their causes to their residence halls.

Housing maintains 11 pianos in residence halls


Emma Armstrong-Carter takes her seat and begins playing a classical piece fit for an opera.

UNC plans for new residence hall to open in 2017


Students living on campus for the fall 2017 semester will have a new dorm to choose from when Odum Village closes.

Water main break on South Campus being repaired by OWASA

According to the Orange County Water and Sewer Authority website, a water line broke at 7:30 a.m. on Manning Drive. OWASA is currently repairing the break, and an Alert Carolina update posted at 12:47 p.m. states two lanes of Manning Drive are blocked off.

South Campus dorms limited to freshmen

Starting in the fall, just one segment of UNC’s population will be able to live on South Campus.

Bicycle sharing program started on South Campus

Students daunted by the long trek to class from South Campus may soon find an easier way.

Fall revamp planned for 2 South Campus dorms


Urinals are going to be shelved as part of a larger South Campus renovation to two residence halls this summer.

North Campus rooms will continue to be reserved for freshmen at UNC after new housing plan axed

The Department of Housing and Residential Education has abandoned its plan to stop reserving space for freshmen on North Campus next fall.