Feb 29, 2016 - Partners
Things you need to know about UNC Charlotte
- Founded in 1946, total enrollment just over 28,000
- UNC Charlotte now has over 115,000 living alumni with over 67,000 living in the Charlotte region
- The 1,000-acre campus comprises about 75 buildings. The primary campus is 8 miles from Uptown, and of course the UNC Charlotte Center City building has become a First Ward fixture since it opened in 2011.
- The university offers 78 Bachelor’s degree programs, 61 Master’s degree programs, and 21 Doctoral degree programs
- UNC Charlotte alumni have access to a rich network of peers, mentors, events and other information. Connect with UNC Charlotte alumni here.
Agenda pro tips:
- Charlotte sometimes feels too big to get the “college town” experience, but there are SO many ways to interact with UNC Charlotte and get connected. Try visiting the Botanical Gardens, attending an arts event, taking advantage of resources through Belk College of Business, or going to watch the 49ers in D1 competition.
- Never stop learning. Explore the many Continuing Education options for yourself or your business.
- Work Uptown? Discover the Projective Eye Art Gallery at UNC Charlotte Center City over your lunch break.
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Cover image by Wade Bruton, via Facebook
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