Student Life

The UNC Charlotte campus is like a small, thriving city full of dynamic, creative and diverse people who are immersed in planning projects, starting conversations, sharing ideas and making things happen. You'll never be bored here as long as you get involved, because everywhere you look something amazing is happening.

Student Life

A Vibrant Community

Student Life Highlights

Campus Events are regularly updated in the calendar; so if you're looking for something to do on campus, check here first.

The Office of Student Activities is headquartered in the Student Union, and is the best place for you to get involved, make lasting friendships, and stake your claim at UNC Charlotte. Here you'll have access to more than 350 clubs, organizations and student government, our Multicultural Resource Center, NOW (Niners on the Weekend), Student Media, and more.

Clubs and Organizations give you the chance to enrich your university experience by getting involved in organizations ranging from academic, to performance, to service, to sports and more. You'll find a wide variety of extra-curricular activities that can help you build a strong foundation of knowledge and make friendships that will last a lifetime.

The Greek Community at UNC Charlotte is a thriving network and we hope you'll explore the many benefits our fraternities and sororities can offer you. Our Greek organizations focus on the core pillars of leadership, scholarship, community service and brotherhood/sisterhood, helping students to play an important role on campus and in the greater Charlotte community.

Athletic events are one of the best ways to dive into life at UNC Charlotte. We offer a wide range of highly competitive sports teams for men and women, so bring your best game and join a team or come out to the games and support our talented athletes.

Recreational Services offers a number of intramural and club-level sports for students to participate in. Form a team on your own or you can sign-up as an individual and be placed on a team. Best of all, it's free!

The Student Activity Center is open every day and includes facilities to host banquets, sporting events, concerts, sports training, and more. The recreation center has a jogging track, game courts, climbing wall, weight room, fitness room, swimming pool, and training center.

We know it's important for you to have nutritious and balanced meal choices with plenty of variety. UNC Charlotte offers many options for dining and meal plan locations across campus. You can view more detailed dining information here, or follow us on twitter.

Parking Permits can be purchased online. This link also has information about car sharing, carpooling, biking, mopeds, scooters, the campus shuttle, maps and more.