University of North Carolina-Charlotte

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University of North Carolina-Charlotte



In-state Tuition

$3,899 / year

Out-of-state Tuition

$14,311 / year

Room and Board

$5,730

Application deadline

July 1

Application fee

$50




Educational Resources

Libraries

Mary and Harry L. Dalton Rare Book and Manuscript Room houses collections of rare books, historical manuscripts, local government documents and official University records. The 6,754 volume Rare Book Collection specializes in American literature, historical children's books, and English drama; library offers state-of-the-art electronic access to local and worldwide resources. JASMINE, the Library's online catalog, provides access to print and non-print resources located within the Library and available over the Web. A number of special collections are available. A selective depository of U.S. publications since 1964, Atkins Library has over 958,800 federal government documents, including statistics, bibliographies, and full text files on compact discs. The Library was designated one of the first depositories for N.C. documents in 1988.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 942,816 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 10,599 current serial subscriptions.
  • 2,098,506 microforms.
  • 52,096 Audio/Visual items.
  • 14,663 e-books.

Museums & Art

Urban Studies & Community Service Institute, 9,600-seat student Activity center, mock courtroom, applied research center, language lab, 63-acre ecological reserve, botanical & horticultural complex, tropical rainforest conservatory, etc.

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 1,300 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 200 Internet connections in libraries.
  • 100 Internet connections in classrooms.
  • 1,060 Internet connections in Laboratories.

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 1,500 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance

Remedial

math, writing, study skills

Counseling

minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control

Career

co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 26% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 4% of housing units are Singles.
  • 28% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 34% of housing units are Triples.
  • 34% of housing units are Apartments.
  • 0% of of housing units are some other type.
  • In total, there are 41 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 7% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 70% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: International Festival, Midnight Madness, Cone-A-Fair, Spring Fest
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, student government, student newspaper, student film society, yearbook
  • In total, there are about 200 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Alpha Delta Mu, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Mul Alpha, Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Chi Epsilon, Chi Sigma Iota, Eta Kappa Nu, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Golden Key International, ISX (Information Systems and Electronic Commerce Honor Society, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Pi Eta, Mu Tau Beta, National Residence Hall Honorary, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Delta, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Sigma Tau, Phi Alpha Alpha, Pi Mu Epsilon, Phi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Theta Tau, Tau Alpha Pi, Tau Beta Pi, Tri Beta - Tau Lambda Chapter.
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Believers in Christ on Campus, Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Outreach, Catholic Campus Ministry, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Genesis, International Students' Christian Fellowship, Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Association (Hillel), Latter-day Saint Student Association, United Christian Fellowship, Mission 28, Muslim Students' Association, One Nation Under God, Unlimited Praise Gospel Choir.
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) African & African American Studies Club, alpha Phi Omega, Asian Student Union, Black Social Workers Club, Black Student Union, Caribbean Connections, Chinese Student Association, Collegiate 100, Collegiate Chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, German Club Hmong Student Association, Indian American Student Association (AAWAZ), Indian Student Association (Triveni), International Club, International Studies Student Association, Japanese Animation and Manga Society, Latin American Student Organization, Liberian Student Association, Muslim Student Association, UNC Charlotte NAACP Chapter , National Association of Black Accountants, National Society of Black Engineers, Native American Student Organization, Nihon Club, Palestinian Student Alliance, Persian American Youth Club, People Recognizing Individual Diversity and Equality, Turkish Student Association, Vietnamese Student Association, Pakistan Student Association, etc.
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) 49er Social & Ballroom Dance Club, Arnold Air Society, Art of Light Photography Club, Culinary Club, Estylo Modeling Troupe, Film Club, Gang Green (spirit club), Linux Users Group, Oprah's Book Club, Resident Students Association, Silver Wings, Student Alumni ambassadors, Symphonic Musician's Guild, Tan Trum (Urban and Hip Hop Dance Club), The Guild, (science-fiction & fanatasy club), X-Factor (fashion club), College Democrats, Breakdance Club, American Red Cross Club, Operation Smile Student Association, Reaching our Community, College Republicans, Feminist Union, National Rifle Association, Club Snoboarding, Fencing Club, Archery Club, Bowling Club, Club Baseball, Club Lacrosse, Ice Hockey Club, Men's Rugby, Muay Thai Kickboxing Club, Racquetball Club, Roller Hockey Club, Swim Club, Tennis Club, Waterski Team, Women's Club Basketball, Soccer, Softball & Volleyball, Wrestling Club, etc.
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) University Times. Twice weekly.

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Charlotte (12), Charlotte (12)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Charlotte (4)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Charlotte (5)
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.
  • 73% of students have a car on campus

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • 7% of undergrads are employed with average earnings of 3,000
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 14 fraternities
  • 10 fraternity houses
  • 1% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 10 sororities
  • 5 sorority houses
  • 1% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited

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