This page contains information and links about employee resources on campus. It is not an exhaustive list. If you know of additional resources and benefits that you would like added to this page, please contact

Educational Resources

Carolina Family Scholarships (Need-based fund created by Carolina employees to provide financial support to the children of full-time colleagues to attend any of the 16 UNC campuses/accredited community and technical colleges in North Carolina)
Comprehensive list of educational assistance programs
, including tuition waivers for staff and fee waivers for spouses of full-time employees
Friday Center for Continuing Education

Free Media Resources

Media Resource Center (Online tutorials, film check out, and equipment loans)
NC LIVE (Free access to eBooks, audio books, videos, online magazines, newspapers, journals, materials for learning a second language and more)
Online Newspaper Database
Streaming Music Online

Free Library Resources

Calendar of monthly training and events at Davis Library
Interlibrary Loan (Request books that aren’t in stock at UNC Libraries)
UNC Libraries (Check out books and other materials free with your One Card)

Professional Development

Diversity Education Team Through Diversity & Multicultural Affairs
HAVEN Training (Provides students, faculty, or staff with tools and skills to be an ally to someone who has experienced sexual, interpersonal (relationship) violence, or stalking)
Human Resources Course Catalog  (Free professional development courses for UNC staff)
ITS Workshops and Training (IT focused training covering instructional, informational, and research computing technologies) (Free training videos for nearly every software package you can imagine)
Microsoft IT Academy (Free online training for Microsoft products)
OASIS ITS Online Training Modules (Webinars covering training in Microsoft Office, Plone, Skype, Photoshop, and Productivity)
Odum Institute Short Courses (In-class trainings for survey design, Qualtrics, and research methods. Open to faculty and staff, most day long courses have a small fee.)
Safe Zone Training Programs Through LGBTQ Center (Provides students, faculty, or staff skills to support people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions)
Software Acquisition (Discounted software for university departments) (Create professional portfolios and departmental sites in WordPress using the UNC Theme)

Financial Resources

Commuter Alternative Program (Affordable alternatives to parking on campus)
Emergency Loan Program
Employee Discounts
State Employees Credit Union

Health and Wellness

Accommodations Resources

Work-Life Programs

On-campus affinity groups:

Human Resources Work-Life Program:

Centers and Institutes

Confidential Support & Reporting

University Ombuds Office
University Compliance Line (Confidential reporting tool to identify and address compliance concerns about financial, research, HIPAA or EHS matters on campus in a positive, constructive environment)
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