This year, the student staff of the Carolina Union is competing for the Union Cup. The departments have been sorted into six houses:
Griffindor: House Staff
Ravenclaw: Technical staff
Hufflepuff: Operations staff
Slytherin: Marketing and Design staff, Student Activities Fund Office, Maintenance, Administration Office Assistants
Dumbledore’s Army: Box Office, Carolina Union Activities Board (CUAB) Office Assistants, Carolina Leadership Development (CLD)
Order of the Phoenix: Events Planning and Information Collaboration staff
Points are awarded to each house for Teamwork, Attention to Detail, Positive Attitude, Taking Initiative, and Professionalism. This competition has been designed to foster teamwork and cooperation among staff members, as well as to encourage a strong work ethic.