INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Public Safety Investigates Injury on Campus

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff:

The Department of Public Safety is investigating an injury near Morrison Residence Hall that occurred late this afternoon. Campus police received reports that the injured individual may have fallen from the building. The incident is still under investigation. The individual is not a UNC-Chapel Hill student and has been transported to UNC Hospitals for treatment. The University’s thoughts and prayers are with the injured party.

Counseling services are available overnight for students, faculty and staff. Students may call Counseling and Psychological Services at 919-966-2281. During regular business hours, students are encouraged to call 919-966-3658. Faculty and staff may contact our Employee Assistance Program at 877-314-5841, if you would like support.

Continue to monitor the Alert Carolina website ( for updates. The incident does not reflect a threat to the campus community.

About Informational Messages: The University sends an Informational Message to inform the campus community about a situation that is not an emergency but is expected to be of significant interest to the campus. An Informational Message is one of three tiers of communication under the University’s revised emergency communications plan. Emergency Warning refers to a siren activation for a significant emergency. And a Timely Warning is issued if there is a continuing danger AND notification will not compromise law enforcement.