Welcome to University City: Charlotte, North Carolina

Every day we have an opportunity to make University City, Charlotte North Carolina a little better. We invest resources in shaping public spaces and planning for a better-built environment because we know that the University City landscape influences the way we live, work, play and learn.  We also put resources into inviting others to invest in this place, whether it’s a headquarters or home.  But building University City hasn’t only been about new development, new businesses, and new road & transit infrastructure.  It’s about building relationships… and building a community.

Great cities and towns have great centers and vibrant places.  Our work in the areas of planning and development, economic development and marketing & communications supports the continuation of University City’s growth as a business center anchored in innovation, a residential area with diverse and welcoming neighborhoods and Charlotte, NC’s epicenter for education.

Business Growth in University City Charlotte

Doing Business

Doing business in University City is all about access and location.

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Living in University City North Carolina

Live Here

Live colorfully in University City’s diverse and welcoming neighborhoods.

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Exploring Charlotte's University City

Explore Here

Explore and discover our attractions, performing arts, and greenways.

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University City Transportation

Getting Around

University City is one of the most easily traversed areas of Charlotte.

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Students star at Booth, Ovens and campus halls

November days are short, but the spotlights will shine brightly throughout the month on UNC Charlotte dancers and musicians. Among the shows – the Fall Dance Concert in Belk Theater at Robinson Hall, The Veterans Day Concert at Ovens Auditorium and the university orchestra’s Prayer for Peace at Booth Playhouse. Orchestra: Prayer for Peace 7:30 pm Nov. 8 at Booth Playhouse in Blumenthal Performing Arts Center The UNC Charlotte Orchestra, under the direction of Jonathan Govias, presents Prayer for... read more