The Daily Tar Heel

Serving the students and the University community since 1893

Saturday July 2nd


Patricio Cano uses laboratory equipment to assist in the CORVASEQ project at the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center on Monday, Jan. 31, 2022.

UNC research program studies COVID-19 variants

Led by UNC researchers, the Coronavirus Variant Sequencing Surveillance Program is a viral sequencing program funded by the NC Policy Collaboratory in partnership with the NC Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health. The program was recently allocated $15 million in state funding. 

Read More »

A look at funding for UNC Counseling and Psychological Services

As the UNC community grappled with mental health last semester, attention turned toward the University's Counseling and Psychological Services. The University categorizes CAPS as a student service. Within the school’s budget, the operating expenses allocated to student services in the 2020 fiscal year amounted to roughly $37,208,572. CAPS accounts for around nine percent of student services expenditures, with a typical budget between $3 to 4 million per fiscal year.

Read More »