UCity Family Zone, campus flu vaccine clinics and women's volleyball win over Florida Atlantic

Monday, October 4, 2021

Zip code or genetic code?

Zip code or genetic code?

UCity Family Zone — a geographical area surrounding UNC Charlotte spanning roughly 18 square miles and home to 53,000 residents — is a comprehensive effort co-developed between community leaders and Charlotte faculty and staff with the goal of promoting overall well-being, reducing preventable disease and increasing social capital.



  • In honor of World Mental Health Day on Sunday, Oct. 10, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) will engage our community in a variety of events, Oct. 7-8. These events empower all individuals to enrich the community of care that is intrinsic to our institutional identity, emphasize the need to destigmatize mental health issues and educate about help-seeking strategies. Learn more about World Mental Health Day and events hosted by CAPS.

  • Additional flu vaccine appointments are available. In partnership with Publix Pharmacy, the University will offer campus flu vaccine clinics for employees and students. All clinics will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is required. Those scheduled to date include:
            Tuesday, Oct. 5, Student Union, Room 340
            Wednesday, Oct. 13, Student Activity Center, Food Court
            Wednesday, Oct. 20, Student Activity Center, Food Court

  • Niner Nation is invited to attend two virtual listening sessions with members of the Provost Search Committee. The purpose of the listening sessions is to give the campus community an opportunity to provide feedback on the qualifications, skills and attributes that are important for the next Provost to possess. There will be two virtual listening sessions:
            Friday, Oct. 8 at 10:30 a.m. Register Here.
            Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 12:00 p.m. Register Here.
            You may submit questions prior to the sessions by completing this form. If you're unable to attend the virtual sessions or prefer to submit your feedback in writing, you may complete the following online survey. All responses will be treated confidentially.

    COVID-19 Information

    COVID-19 information

    COVID-19 mitigation testing

    The University is continuing to conduct ongoing COVID-19 mitigation testing of unvaccinated nonresidential students, faculty and staff. If you have not scheduled your mitigation test for the current week, Oct. 3-8, please do so now. UNC Charlotte is covering the cost of on-campus mitigation testing. If you do not register for and participate in an on-campus test, you will need to submit an off-campus, negative test result, at your expense, by Friday, Oct. 8, at 11:59 p.m.





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