Academic Success Center
The ASC is excited to assist you this summer. Our offices are open for remote services Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. We look forward to working with you by email, phone or video meeting! For immediate assistance, contact us at email@example.com or 828.350.4501. To schedule an appointment or to find virtual drop-in times, visit the ASC website.
Visit the Campus Recreation website for summer 2021 facility hours.
Students on campus during the summer months are welcome to purchase a meal plan to be used at Highsmith Grill (meal swipes or declining balance) and Roasted Coffeehouse (meal swipes or declining balance). All plans purchased for summer 2021 are valid between June 7 – July 30.
Summer dining on campus is simplified to serve summer school, camps and outside groups. Other retail locations like Brown Hall, The Down Under and Bowl Life are closed for the summer.
June 7 – July 30, 2021
- Monday – Friday | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
- Saturday & Sunday | Closed
- Highsmith Food Court
- Monday – Friday | 5 – 7 p.m.
- Saturday & Sunday | Closed
There will be grab & go options at Roasted, along with bagels, pastries and coffee (of course!). Highsmith Grill will feature classics such as cheeseburgers, grilled chicken, black bean burgers, grilled cheese, chicken tenders and more. There will also be limited retail and grab & go options available. Food will be available a la carte, but having a meal plan will lower the price for each meal!
For more information and schedules, visit the Dining website.
Health & Counseling Center
Students can still access Health & Counseling Services even while at home or away from campus over break. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. , and COVID testing is available. To schedule an appointment or speak with a provider, please call 828.251.6520. Please do not come to the Health & Counseling Center unless you have a scheduled appointment.
Highsmith Student Union
Ramsey library is open to UNC Asheville students, faculty and staff only.
The library offers no-contact curbside service as well as low-contact in-person checkout services.
Individual service areas have variable hours and specialized safety protocols for their particular spaces. Please consult posted hours and usage details for access to the CrAFT Studio, Media Design Lab, Special Collections and University Archives, and Video Production.
For more details, including library hours and recommended resources for online learning, visit the library website.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) is offering online classes and programming for summer 2021. Please visit olliasheville.unca.edu for more information.
Visit uncabulldogs.com for athletics updates.
Shuttles and Transportation
The UNC Asheville shuttle services will be implementing a plan that promotes physical distancing. Additional safety measures include wearing masks, making masks and hand sanitizer available on board the shuttle, and increased frequency of shuttle cleaning throughout the day using a disinfecting fogger solution. Protective barriers will be installed between the drivers and passengers.
Routes and schedules will be updated over time based on ridership and other data. ART buses will operate on a regular schedule but with limited seating to allow for social distancing.
Face masks must be worn when riding on the University shuttles.
Online Instruction & Working Remotely
UNCA’s Information Technology Services (ITS) and Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are partnering to provide support to faculty and students as we transition our courses to an online format. Please check back here to find links to resources such as:
- Student Guide: Adjusting to Online Learning
- CTL’s Remote Teaching Resources
- CTL Commons website for sharing information about COVID-19
- Designing an Accessible Online Course (University of Arkansas Partners for Inclusive Communities)
- How to work remotely (UNCA Employees)
- How to use Moodle, our online learning management system
- How to use Google Hangouts for online video conferencing
- How to use Zoom for online video conferencing
- How to forward your office phone to your home or cell phone
- How to use Google Drive for remote access to your files