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Congratulations on your acceptance into the Uplift PLUS program! Please click HERE  to login to the Uplift PLUS sakai site to access all the information you need to know as you prepare for Uplift PLUS as well as assignments that need to be completed. 

As you prepare for your stay this summer, please review the information below so that you are sure to be properly packed and ready for a rigorous schedule:

CLOTHING

  • Casual clothing for classes and activities
  • Jacket or sweater
  • Bathrobe, pajamas, slippers, shower shoes
  • Dressy clothing (dressy casual/semi-formal) for farewell social (optional)
  • Swimsuit and towel
  • Clothing hangers
  • Rain gear
  • Athletic shoes (no black soles)

SCHOOL SUPPLIES

  • General supplies (paper, notebooks, pens, pencils, highlighters, etc.)
  • Backpack or book bag

BEDDING NEEDS

  • Sheets (Twin XL)
  • Pillow and pillowcase
  • Blanket or comforter

LAUNDRY SUPPLIES

  • Detergent and fabric softener
  • Hamper or laundry basket

BATH SUPPLIES

  • Bath towels and washcloths
  • Toiletry items in a caddy: toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, plastic cup, etc.
  • Bathroom cleaning supplies

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Alarm clock and desk lamp
  • Water bottle (personal water bottle that you keep throughout the program)
  • Musical instruments, if desired
  • Sports equipment (frisbee, football, etc.), if desired
  • Insect repellent and sunscreen

Students will be living in Hardin Residence Hall this summer. Below, you will find a list of approved and unapproved items for residence hall’s on UNC’s campus:

APPROVED ITEMS

  • Blender
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk lamp
  • Floor lamp (non-halogen, single bulb)
  • Fans – floor or window type
  • Food processor
  • Hot air popcorn popper
  • Hot dog steamer
  • Hot pot
  • Low heat warming tray (200F)
  • Microwave oven
  • Power outlet strip
  • Small refrigerator (Maximum 2′ x 3′ x 1′ or 6 cubic feet)
  • Three-prong extension cords
  • Toaster
  • Laptop

UNAPPROVED ITEMS

  • Wifi routers
  • Air conditioner (personal)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Deep fat fryer
  • Electric crepe maker
  • Electric frying pan
  • Electric griddle
  • Electric grill
  • Electric hamburger cooker
  • Fog and smoke machines
  • Rice cookers
  • Halogen bulbs and lamps
  • Hot oil popcorn popper
  • Hot plate
  • Indoor grill or broiler
  • Multiple-bulb light fixture (“octopus” or “spider” lamps)
  • Slow cooker/grill convertible

WEEKEND SCHEDULE

SATURDAY

9 – 10 a.m. Meet for group breakfast
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Organized group activity
5 – 6 p.m. Change for dinner
6 – 8 p.m. Group Dinner
8 – 11 p.m. Free time
11 p.m. – Midnight Floor Meetings
Midnight Lights Out

 

SUNDAY

9 – Noon Free time in residence halls/Optional Religious Observance
Noon – 5 p.m. Organized group activity/Free time
5 – 8 p.m. Study Hall and Dinner
8 – 9 p.m. Wellness session (Talk Night)
9 – 10:30 p.m. Final preparations for the week
11 p.m. Lights Out

WEEKDAYS

7:30 a.m. Travel to class
8 – 9:30 a.m. ENGL 100
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. ACT/SAT Test Prep or Academic Session
Noon – 1 p.m. Lunch
1:30 – 3 p.m. Student Development (Leadership, Cultural Competence or Research)
3 – 5 p.m. Recreation
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Study Hall
10 – 10:30 p.m. Floor Meeting
11 p.m. Lights Out