All College of Engineering students are required to own a laptop. The college and university requirements for new students enrolling in fall 2020 or beyond are here. The requirements for current Lee College of Engineering students admitted prior to fall 2020 are here.
Numerous computer engineering applications are available for engineering students to install on their laptop, some at no cost and some at minimal cost. Engineering students can access the hundreds of Engineering apps using Mosaic's MosaicAnywhere from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.
The Mosaic Computing web pages contain information on the computing systems, infrastructure, and resources developed and supported by the Engineering Computing organization. These services are available to all College of Engineering members on Mosaic systems. Users can also remotely access the Mosaic system via Mosaic Anywhere. The overall system, as well as many of its components, are commonly referred to as the Mosaic System or just "Mosaic".
The Mosaic website also contains valuable information for faculty, staff and students pertaining to their personal computers. The Mosaic Computing Support offices are located in Smith 226 and Epic 1245.
University Research Computing (URC) is one of several support groups within Information & Technology Services (ITS). The mission of this organization is to support the unique computing needs of UNC Charlotte's diverse community of research faculty by developing shared computing facilities and offering specialized services that would be difficult for individual research groups or departments to provide internally.
Information Technology Services (ITS) is the central organization that manages the campus network and email system. They offer many other services to UNC Charlotte students and faculty. For more information, click here.