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!


engineer's week takeover day at discovery place


Date: Saturday, February 23
Time: Activities from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Private alumni reception from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Discovery Place, 301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
Cost: $20 adults, $15 children 2-13 years and seniors 60+, Free for children under 2 years

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. Alumni who purchase tickets through the College of Engineering will have access to a catered reception in a private event space at Discovery Place. In addition, children will be given a special engineering passport book that corresponds with the Takeover Day activities. Screenings of the IMAX engineering movie Dream Big will be shown throughout the day (at an extra cost and available for purchase onsite).

Ticket sales will close on Wednesday, February 20.

5th annual 49ers at the ballpark

Date: Friday, May 17
Time: Private reception begins at 6:00 p.m., First pitch at 7:04 p.m.
Location: BB&T Ballpark, 324 South Mint Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

‚ÄčJoin your fellow College of Engineering alumni at BB&T Ballpark's private rooftop bar for an evening of Knights baseball! A fireworks display will be shown immediately following the game. Tickets will be on sale in March, so be on the lookout for upcoming announcements. To ensure you receive our event emails, update your information.