Important Updates about COVID-19

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The Division of Student Affairs remains committed to serving UNC Pembroke students throughout COVID-19 by utilizing virtual services, events, resources and programs to stay connected with students. 

Each department within the division is taking digital steps to meet students where they are in order to help them achieve success at the institution. From virtual work outs, to virtual counseling, telehealth and virtual career fairs, the departments are working together to address the needs during this unique experience.

“We are serving our students in new ways and are committed to fostering a full university experience, whether on campus or virtually. In times of a pandemic or not, we are still here for our students and are excited for the new ways in which we are able to connect with our campus community,” explained Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Dr. Lisa L. Schaeffer.

Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Dr. Art Malloy added, “Higher education administrators must continue to be innovative and current when it comes to the many ways we use technology. We must be prepared to identify the appropriate ways and platforms to deliver services to students in person and online. This is a challenge that all universities must face. We are committed to meeting this challenge today, tomorrow and in the future,”

A list of virtual resources by department is below:

CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP

  • Meet CEL Monday
  • GOLD in SOLD Spotlight Tuesdays
  • Wear Letters Wednesdays
  • Leadership Lessons Thursdays
  • Virtual meetings with student organizations
  • Student Leadership Awards extended
  • PAC’s 27th Annual Talent Show (Virtual)
  • Virtual SGA recruitment and meeting
  • Weekly live events
  • September 1: Final Distinguished Speaker Series event featuring Joy Harjo

CAMPUS RECREATION

  • Free streaming workouts with Les Mills
  • Social media fitness challenges
  • Virtual Tuesday/Thursday trivia events
  • Work Out of the Day through IMLeagues
  • Virtual yoga and kettlebell classes

COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

  • Volunteer opportunities on serve.uncp.edu.
  • CARE Resource Center remains open (Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.). If students are away from campus, but still experiencing needs, please contact the department directly for resources.
  • Virtual Food Drive for the CARE Resource Center. Visit uncp.edu/careuncp to donate.

CAREER CENTER

  • One-on-one career counseling
  • Senior resume review
  • April 2: Virtual Etiquette Dinner
  • April 13-16: Virtual Career Connections
  • April 24: Virtual Education Career Connections
  • April 6: Adulting 101—Virtual interview skills
  • April 7: Video mock interviews
  • April 21: Webinar—DMA Sales LLC
  • April 22: Webinar—Valley Health
  • May 4: Webinar—Maximizing Indeed and Other Job Search Engines
  • May 8: Webinar—The Art of Interviewing
  • May 12: Panel—A Recruiter’s Guide to the Application Process
  • May 14: Webinar—Resume Workshop
  • Week of May 18: Virtual Employer Informational Sessions
  • Week of May 25: Video Chat Mock Interviews

STUDENT INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY

  • Digital diversity resources available at uncp.edu/osid.
  • Awareness campaigns on social media
  • #VirtualDiversity Series (link to www.uncp.edu/virtualdiversity)

  • April 21: Lakota John
  • April 28: Dr. David Walton
  • April 30: Alexander Brandt, Jennifer Dressen and Qi “Larry” Liu
  • May 5: Dr. Marvin Richardson

POLICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY

UNC Pembroke’s team of officers is committed to protecting BraveNation and remains on campus to keep the community safe.

  • Continued service on campus.
  • LiveSafe mobile app. Free download for Apple and Android. Visit uncp.edu/LiveSafe for details.
  • Online parking portal

COUNSELING AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES

Throughout the pandemic, Counseling and Psychological Services will maintain all of their individual services remotely to students wanting to continue counseling and medication management.

  • Virtual counseling sessions available via phone or Webex video. Call to begin.
  • Woebot free mobile app available for download.
  • 24/7 Crisis Line 910.775.4749
  • iRest (Integrative Restoration—a deep meditative practice) meditation audio files available online.

HOUSING AND RESIDENCE LIFE

  • Continued service to students remaining on campus.
  • RoomPact message boards.
  • Virtual RA meetings and bulletin boards.
  • Virtual programming/challenges.
  • 2020-21 housing applications online.

CARE TEAM

  • Virtual resources and support services
  • Academic success strategies
  • Self-care strategies
  • Interactive asset map on website to help students locate resources near UNC Pembroke.
  • Concerned about someone? Submit a Care Report to let us know.

STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES

  • Continued service on-campus. Call 910.521.6219 to get started.
  • Virtual self-care resources at uncp.edu/shs.
  • Telehealth services. Phone and web appointments available. Call to get started.
  • Wellness Wednesdays social media challenges. Follow along to learn about specific health-related topics each week.

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY

  • Virtual LASER training and exam
  • Virtual golf cart training and exam
  • Autoclave safety program and exam

OFFICE OF STUDENT CONDUCT

Though UNCP classes are being conducted in a virtual environment, the standards of behavior have not changed. Students are expected to demonstrate respect in all virtual interactions with other students, faculty and staff. Student integrity and the authenticity of student work, regardless of technology platform, continues to be an expectation. All students are expected to adhere to the UNCP Student Code of Conduct, Academic Honor Code and all policies that govern students. Should students have any questions about how campus policies apply, they may contact the Office of Student Conduct at studentconduct@uncp.edu.

All departments within the Division of Student Affairs remain open throughout the pandemic.

For additional virtual university resources, visit uncp.edu/UNCPcares.