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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, a public research university in Charlotte, North Carolina, is one of the top 200 institutions of higher education in the United States. The state of North Carolina established the Charlotte Center of the University of North Carolina in 1946, which then became Charlotte College. In 1965, it teamed up with Consolidated University of North Carolina and was renamed University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Today, it sits on 1,000 acres of land in a suburban setting. Notable alumni include basketball player Cedric Maxwell, basketball player Rodney White, basketball coach Bobby Lutz, baseball player John Maine, singer Clay Aiken, Lowe’s CEO Robert Niblock, singer Nicole Atkins, political leader Benjamin Chavis and lawyer Anne Tompkins. The school’s colors are green and white, its mascot is Norm the Niner and its teams are nicknamed the 49ers. Its sports affiliation is NCAA Division I – C-USA, and there are 17 different varsity teams at the school. Varsity sports offered by the University of North Carolina at Charlotte include men’s football, baseball, basketball, golf, soccer, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field and cross country, and women’s cross country, golf, basketball, softball, tennis and indoor and outdoor track and field.
Charlotte is the most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Located in the Piedmont, it is the county seat of Mecklenburg County. In 2017, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated the population was 859,035, making it the 17th-most populous city in the United States. More from Wikipedia...
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Clubs & Extracurriculars:Important, more than 400 to choose from
Greek Life:Important, many on campus
Party Scene:Notable, known as a party school