NGU Reacts to Coastal Evacuations due to Hurricane Matthew
With the threat of Hurricane Matthew approaching the South Carolina coastline, the state of South Carolina has asked coastal residents to evacuate the coastal area. North Greenville University is offering shelter on campus for families of coastal area students on a first-come, first-served basis and as long as space is available.
Families are asked to contact the Office of Student Life at 864.977.7121, firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Director of Student Life Billy Watson at email@example.com. Families may begin contacting the school as soon as possible on Wednesday morning.
Shelter, which will be provided at no cost, may be in open resident hall rooms or in other spaces on campus. The volume of requests for shelter will determine which spaces will be used.
"Families should bring blankets, pillows, etc. with them," said Watson. "Also, students need to remind their families to bring all medications."
Food will be available.
"We are working with Aramark [food service provider] on the details for food availability and possible meal costs," Watson said. "To ensure that Aramark has a sufficient amount of food on campus, it is important that we know the number of people as soon as possible."
NGU hopes that offering this opportunity to families will help them during a very stressful emergency situation.
Watson wants all coastal families to know that, "we [North Greenville University] are praying for all of the families and friends that will be affected by this storm."
College of Adult Professional Studies (CAPS) Set to Launch July 28
Six undergraduate degree programs to be offered to non-traditional and adult learners
NGU Service Awards 2015
Office of Enrollment Services honors "You Make a Difference Award" winners
School of Theatre to Hold iNGenUity Summer Camp
Camp will offer instruction in acting, stagecraft, vocal, choreography, make-up, costuming, and improv.
NGU to host FUGE camps this summer
More than 1,000 campers and counselors will visit the campus each week.
NGU Ranks Among US News' Best Regional Universities in the South
Five South Carolina private Christian colleges make the list.
Tim Brashier Campus to Host Greer Chamber Seminar
NGU is pleased to present a seminar focusing on providing outstanding customer service.
PA Medicine Holds First White Coat Ceremony for Grad Students
The event celebrates students' successful completion of their didactic year
Adult and Online Program Ranks Among SC Best
Ranking based on academic quality, affordability, and online competency