Resources and Benefits

Niner Connection

Niner Connection is an online community designed for all UNC Charlotte alumni. Here, you can get all the latest updates of UNC Charlotte, your Alumni Association, and fellow alumni. Features include:

  • Online Profile - Keep an online profile and post exciting life updates for fellow alumni to see
  • Alumni Directory - Connect with your fellow alumni that you may have lost touch with over the years
  • Alumni Networks - Find and connect with alumni networks via location or interest groups
  • Alumni Perks - Check out and apply for the ever-growing PERKS program, as well as other benefits exclusively for 49er Alumni
  • Events & Programs - Keep up to date with the latest alumni events and programs to connect you with your alma mater
  • Event Registration - Save time and effort registering for events by allowing your account to autofill many fields for you
  • Alumni Pride - Order UNC Charlotte alumni apparel, 49er license plate, and more to show your pride!
  • Support - Learn of the many ways you can support UNC Charlotte via any of your three T's: time, treasures, and/or talents

Sign up for Niner Connection on the UNC Charlotte Alumni Association website today!



The University of North Carolina, Charlotte is proud to offer numerous services and benefits to our alumni. When you join the Alumni Association, you will receive a free Alumni PERKS card that can be used for discounts to local and regional businesses covering food, entertainment, fitness, retail, services, and education. Other Alumniner programs include a global travel program and virtual book club. Joining is free, so sign up today!



Atkins Library continues to be a great educational resource for UNC Charlotte Alumni even after graduation! Registering for the Alumni PERKS program will give you free remote access to JSTOR, and you can even use your PERKS card to check out materials from the library. Visit the library's webpage for alumni for more information or contact the Atkins Library.



The University Career Center offers many services and programs to alumni including:

  • Career Coaching
  • Resume Review
  • Interview Preparation
  • Hire-A-Niner
  • Career Guide

Alumni can speak with a career advisor in person, over the phone, or (on a limited basis) via Video Chat. The key to managing a successful career is planning, so visit the UCC website to take advantage of these comprehensive resources and services.



The Office of Continuing Education offers a variety of prep courses for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE/EIT) and Professional Engineering (PE) licensure exams, in addition to professional development certificates and programs. The schedule for PDH credit courses taking place in Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and online has just been released and can be viewed on the Office of Continuing Education’s website. Alumni who register for the University's Alumni PERKS program will receive a 10% discount on the registration fee.

To learn more about the NC Board's requirements for licensure, visit or



The William States Lee College of Engineering strongly believes advanced education is critical in today's global economy. We encourage those who have the time and interest to consider earning their Masters or PhD degrees at UNC Charlotte's College of Engineering. To learn more, visit the individual department websites or the college's graduate programs website for more specific information and eligibility requirements. The Graduate School also offers information about applying to graduate school.



The Office of the Registrar provides transcripts of a student's official UNC Charlotte academic record for both undergraduate and/or graduate course work upon request, either online or in person. Visit the Office of the Registrar’s website.




Alumni Association

Atkins Library

College of Engineering Graduate Programs

Office of Continuing Education

Office of the Registrar

UNC Charlotte Graduate School

University Career Center