UNCW Alert: Emergency and Safety Updates


This is the official UNCW Alert website and serves as an official source of emergency information, statements and responses from the university. Additional sources for official information include the university's homepage, campus inboxes (for students, faculty and staff), and the university's social media feeds. UNCW Alert text messages and/or emails and phone calls will be issued in the event of an urgent situation (e.g., a tornado warning, an active attacker) or an urgent update (e.g., the closing or reopening of campus). 

UNCW Officials Encourage Storm Readiness for Hurricane Season

UNC Wilmington is committed to year-round preparation for tropical weather systems and other emergencies. The university’s preparedness activities include training personnel, contracting with the private sector for resources, stockpiling critical materials, developing technology solutions and building relationships with community partners. Hurricane season runs June 1-November 30 each year. Additional information about tropical weather preparation and resources is available on the UNCW Environmental Health and Safety website.