The University’s financial problems didn’t start with the coronavirus pandemic, but the health crisis has exacerbated the need for budget cutting, UNC’s top administrators are telling the campus community.
North Carolina voters overwhelmingly approved a bond referendum that will bring $2 billion to the state’s public college campuses — including most of the funding for a new medical school building at Carolina.
After three years of heavy state budget cutting, which culminated in a loss of about $100 million to the University last year, students and their families are bracing for significant tuition increases.
The Board of Trustees later this week will…
The following is excerpted from a “summary document” on the impact of recent budget cuts on UNC to this point. The information reflects a collective effort of University administration.
The University has absorbed more than $231 million in…
Endeavors, the University’s 27-year-old award-winning magazine that covers research on the campus, is an early victim of the some $80 million UNC will lose as a result of state budget cuts.
The magazine, which is published three times…
Just as University administrators were trying to catch their breath after the news that state budget cuts would hit Chapel Hill $20 million harder than they’d expected, an angel appeared — an angel bearing $20 million.
The UNC Health Care…
The University will suffer an 18 percent cut in state appropriations for fiscal year 2011-12 — a loss of $108 million. It is the highest cut, by $20 million, among the UNC System’s 17 campuses.
The system Board of Governors in its June…
Carolina has been fairly successful at protecting its heart — academic instruction — through three years of budget cutting. Those defenses are breaking down.
Though the Chapel Hill impact of a more than $400 million loss to the 17-campus UNC…
The University’s research-driven model day care center will close in 2013 after more than 40 years in operation, as a result of state budget cuts.
The Frank Porter Graham Child Care Center began in 1972 as a research study to examine the…