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Princeton Review Selects UNC Charlotte for 2023 'Guide to Green Colleges'
Thursday, November 10, 2022

UNC Charlotte again is on Princeton Review’s 'Guide to Green Colleges,' an annual publication that recognizes academic institutions' sustainability-related policies, practices and programs. The University is one of 455 colleges included in the 2023 edition. This unranked list is based on...


Friday Classroom
Student Feedback Needed on Classroom Space
Wednesday, November 2, 2022

UNC Charlotte students are invited to drop by the Prospector Food Court on Tuesday, November 15, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to provide input on their experiences in classrooms and study spaces at Charlotte. This pop-up event will allow students to share their experiences in formal learning spaces...


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Smith Awarded SRAPPA President's Award
Thursday, October 27, 2022

At the 2022 Southeastern Region APPA (SRAPPA) conference, David E. Smith, CEFP, was awarded the SRAPPA President's Award in recognition of his years of service to the SRAPPA board as president. Smith has been involved with APPA and SRAPPA for more than seven years and served as the SRAPPA...


Sheila James presenting award to T.J. Woods
The Southeast Governmental Fleet Managers Award for Quality Fleet Management
Thursday, October 27, 2022

Fleet Management was awarded the 2022 Quality Fleet Management Award for State Agencies by the Southeast Governmental Fleet Managers Association (SGFMA) on Oct. 19. This annual award “recognizes governmental agencies whose innovative fleet management practices have improved productivity, quality...


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Comprehensive Classroom Study Underway
Wednesday, October 5, 2022

UNC Charlotte is engaging in a comprehensive classroom study to understand the current inventory of classroom and lab spaces on campus and identify future space needs. The SmithGroup, a national consulting firm, is guiding the University through the study process, which includes input from a...


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Fuel key fob update
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

FM’s Fleet Management team will be phasing out the use of Tank 1 for fuel services.  All departments that use on-campus fueling services should use Tank 3 for all unleaded fuel. To use Tank 3 without delay, some fuel key fobs need to be programmed. Programming must be done in person and...


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New name, expanded services
Friday, August 12, 2022

In alignment with industry standards, the previously known Automotive and Motor Fleet team has a new name. Effective Aug. 1, Fleet Management, as now known, is a reflection of the team's all-inclusive services.

As part of FM’s Facilities Finance and...


FM’s Involvement in the 49er Mobile ID Program
Thursday, July 21, 2022

You may have heard the announcement that Auxiliary Services is transitioning the physical 49er ID cards to mobile IDs that are accessible via phone, Apple Watch or other Android devices. Throughout the phased implementation, FM’s Lock Shop has been integral in installing, testing and...


A refined clean: robotic scrubber added to cleaning initiative
Thursday, July 21, 2022

In continued efforts to boost effectiveness and efficiency, the BES team has acquired the department’s first Autonomous Scrubber Tennant (T380).   

According to Tasheem Hayes, interim senior...


Fuel temporarily available
Friday, June 17, 2022

Facilities Management (FM) has a limited supply of on-campus fuel. Departments that use University road-worthy vehicles may temporarily refuel on campus.

A timeframe on how long the current supply will be available is unknown

When fuel is...