Academic Affairs in Alderman Hall

News & Announcements

Dr. Beverley Foulks McGuire Named Director of University Studies
As we prepare to kick off the new academic year, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Beverley Foulks McGuire, currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, has been appointed as the Director of University Studies. In this new capacity, Dr. McGuire will work with the Faculty Senate and the University Studies Advisory Committee, colleges and schools, University College, Center for Teaching Excellence, and other constituents to help administer the University Studies program and maintain and enhance that curriculum. She will also serve as an advocate and source of information for University Studies, represent University Studies in appropriate venues, and facilitate coordination among the University Studies' Explorations Beyond the Classroom component and other applied learning activities.  


Call for Applications for the Faculty Associate Program The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce and solicit applications for the Faculty Associate Program. The individual selected for this role will work closely with the Provost on various projects that may include business processing, curriculum analysis, strategic planning within Academic Affairs, communication strategies for faculty and staff, and new AA initiatives. One Faculty Associate will be selected for a January 2017 start date. The deadline to apply is September 15, 2016.  

EngageUNCW Button Campaign

The UNCW Office of Community Engagement is continuing their awareness efforts on campus to raise the visibility of faculty, staff and students as they participate in efforts in Wilmington and surrounding communities. The button to the left has been designed to draw attention to these Seahawks and their work in the community.  


  • August 15th: 2016 Fall Semester Begins
  • September 5th: Campus Closed for Labor Day
  • September 6th: Fall Faculty Meeting
  • September 14th: Staff Award for Excellence Reception
  • September 17th: Miracle League Opening Day
  • October 14th: Giving Flight to Engagement Conference 


Academic Affairs

Alderman Hall 111
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403-5900
910-962-3876 | phone
910-962-3922 | fax