Upcoming Events


The William States Lee College of Engineering hosts numerous programs and events for alumni throughout the year. Please check back regularly for updated information. Additionally, we encourage you to attend UNC Charlotte Alumni Association events and will feature some listings below. Visit their website for a complete offering. We look forward to seeing you soon!

alumni happy hour

Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Heist Brewery, 2909 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC 28205

Back by popular demand! We had such a great turnout at our spring happy hour, we're hosting another one this fall! Join your fellow College of Engineering alumni and faculty in a private event space for networking and free food. A private, cash bar will be available for drink purchases.


5TH ANNUAL BOB'S BASH football tailgate and homecoming game

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: Tailgate 2:00-3:30pm, Football game at 3:30pm
Location: Duke Centennial Hall, UNC Charlotte

Join your fellow College of Engineering alumni and faculty for our 5th annual Bob's Bash football tailgate before the Homecoming game! Food and refreshments (including beer and wine) will be provided free of charge. The tailgate will also feature demonstrations from the robotics and rocketry clubs, and games for the entire family.

There is no cost to attend the tailgate, but registration is required. Tickets to the football game cost $20 per person (discounted rate) and seats are located in Sections 113-114. Tickets and registration close on Sunday, October 7.

RSVP and purchase tickets HERE

workshop: Creating & Developing More Diverse Engineering Leaders

The William States Lee College of Engineering will be hosting an educational and enlightening event entitled "Creating & Developing More Diverse Engineering Leaders." Guest speakers will discuss a variety of topics surrounding diversity, engineering and leadership. This will be a great opportunity to learn from others in the industry as well as network. Parking and dinner are included. Speakers and topics will be announced this summer. Registration is required.

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: UNC Charlotte, Barnhardt Student Activity Center, 3rd floor, Salons A-E, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28262
Cost: FREE for UNC Charlotte students, alumni, faculty, and engineering and technical industry professionals

register here

eweek takeover day at discovery place

The College of Engineering will host a special Engineers Week Takeover Day for alumni and their families at Discovery Place! Current College of Engineering students will lead STEM activities and demonstrations throughout the venue. Registration for this event will open in the fall. If you have not been receiving our event emails, please update your information so you can be notified about event details and registration.

Date: Saturday, February 23, 2019
Time: TBD
Location: Discovery Place, 301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202