News

Construction traffic and interruption update

   March 9, 2012
While students were away for Spring Break, lots of earth-moving, grading and building prep happened on campus.  Here's a list of potential traffic interruptions to expect over the next few weeks: Residence Hall Phase XI Site grading and earthwork underway. You can't drive to Lot 9A or Hunt Village by way of High Rise Road anymore. Access now by a temporary paved connector road off Cameron Blvd. (...

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Parking disruptions and road closures over Spring Break

   February 29, 2012
  Lot 15 The small surface lot in front of Burson Building will have a concrete island replaced over break. Lot 15 will remain open with one travel lane open at all times. Phillips Road Barricades will be up on Phillips Road between EPIC and Grigg for several hours Monday, March 5, beginning at 7AM. Look for a detour that will direct vehicles through Lot 23.

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Super Bowl Party Pick-up Platters

   January 31, 2012
Chartwell’s Catering is offering some mighty-fine party platters for Super Bowl XLVI viewing get-togethers:

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Rt. 49 Green Line Shuttle Update

   January 30, 2012
The Rt. 49 Green Line that serves the North end of campus and several stops off campus (including Starlight Theater remote parking, The Flats, 901 Place, UVillage) is often crowded Monday – Thursday mornings. When this or any shuttle reaches maximum standing room, Charlotte Area Transit (CATS) drivers are not permitted to pick up additional passengers and must leave people at remaining stops to...

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Eat up (without fattening the tax man)

   January 30, 2012
Dale Trembley, who works in the 49erCard and Meal Plans Office, suggested we post a penny-wise refresher course on the 49er Account because, he says, “According to our reports, there are so many people using the 49er Account [in retail dining] who are unnecessarily wasting money in taxes.” Thanks Dale, here goes:

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December campus shuttle and SafeRide service schedule

   December 8, 2011
From Thursday, December 8 through Friday, December 16, shuttles will be on the "Friday schedule," which is: Rt. 50 Red Line: one bus running clockwise, 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM (about every 20-30 minutes) Rt. 47 Yellow Line: one bus running clockwise, 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM (about every 20-30 minutes) Rt. 49 Green Line: one bus, 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM (about every 30 minutes) Shuttle service ends at 6:00 PM,...

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Where to park your car if leaving it for the holiday

   November 22, 2011
Students and staff who need to leave their cars on campus over the Thanksgiving break should park in Lot 25, near Police and Public Safety. Resident student, commuter and F/S permits are all allowed there. Parking your car in the open lot closest to Campus Police HQ makes more sense than an isolated spot in an empty deck. 10 Parking Tips for Black Friday and the Holiday Season (from International...

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Late Night Breakfast December 2011

   November 19, 2011
Late Night BreakfastWednesday, December 7 10:00 PM -12 am (midnight) RDH Cram in some food and fun along with studying! Eat a big breakfast and gather with friends. Games and surprises are always a part of this pre-exam tradition. Here’s the menu:

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Bookstore Textbook Buy-Back December 2011

   November 19, 2011
Bookstore Textbook Buy-Back dates and locations: Friday, December 9 Monday, December 12 - Thursday, December 15 Get cash for your books at buy-back stations conveniently located at: RDH, between Fretwell and Friday buildings and East Parking Deck. And don’t forget to enter to win a $500 B&N gift card! Details here

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Grab a bite and get some gear while you’re here for Saturday’s 4.NINER K

   October 17, 2011
The UNC Charlotte 4.NINER K race — an annual fund-raising event for need-based scholarships that benefit current students — is Saturday, October 22. Take the walk/run through campus or just come watch, cheer and enjoy the entertainment and activities that are planned.

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