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The University of North Carolina - Charlotte

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UNCC-Charlotte

By Gender
By Major
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentA+
Art & Design DepartmentD-
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringB+
Computer ScienceB+
Electrical EngineeringB
Engineering DepartmentA
Geography and GeosciencesC-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B
Mechanical EngineeringB
Music - PerformanceA+
Political ScienceA
Public HealthA-
School of InformationB
Social WorkB

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University of North Carolina - Charlotte
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Surrounding City

... I am not from Charlotte, but one of the towns surrounding, I was aware of Charlotte being a sketchy city, but I expected a little more security ...Read full comment
... GO SOMEWHERE ELSE and DO YOUR RESEARCH, JUST BECAUSE YOU GOT ACCEPTED HERE DOESN'T MEAN YOU BELONG HERE, take it from me I graduated at the top o...Read full comment
... There Univesity is not that far from downtwon Charlotte it's about 5 miles at best and if you are from the country that is nothing because yo...Read full comment
... The City in itself is amazing and has a lot to offer ...Read full comment
... The South (including the city of Charlotte and surrounding areas) has seen many commonplace jobs (such as millwork) disappear in the past decade,...Read full comment
... The surrounding area could have more to do, but uptown and the city of Charlotte has a lot to keep you busy ...Read full comment
... The city itself has access to professional sports, lots of restaurants, shopping, movie theaters, bars, international airport ...Read full comment
... I love the city, the campus has such a wonderful atmosphere, and there is always things going on ...Read full comment
... Charlotte's night life is great but the night life around the university is very limited, mainly because University City is a small little com...Read full comment
... The students are superficial, very materialistic, and stuck-up, though, it's not surprising because it's a big city college ...Read full comment
... The construction is intended to blend in with the surrounding city of Charlotte ...Read full comment
... I lived in Charlotte all my life and this a really great city, very diverse, busy, and a lot of things to do ...Read full comment
... It didn't work out & the area has one of the highest crime rates in the city ...Read full comment
... The campus is in an area surrounded by two major thoroughfares- University City Blvd (hwy 49) and North Tryon St ...Read full comment
... First of all there is nothing at all to do in that city so dont make it seem like even a boston or baltimore b/c thats lieing and just mean, the ...Read full comment
... Good stuff: UNCC has a great group of students Campus is good Surrounding city is great (at least parts of it are) Not good stuff: Gacu...Read full comment
... I enjoyed the social life, the great city, and great programs of study ...Read full comment
... Campus is extrememly seperated from the city of Charlottle ...Read full comment
... Which I don't think will remain this way because of it's rapid growth and popularity of the city of Charlotte ...Read full comment
... My only complaint is that the location of the school isn't really Charlotte, it's on the outskirts of Charlotte in University City, near areas wi...Read full comment
... Being a university in the largest city in the state and the second largest financial center in the nation, Charlotte has all the ingredients for ...Read full comment
... Charlotte is a nice city, but is home to a school that I will be leaving within the next semester ...Read full comment
... Yes the buildings are pretty and quite large which resemble a city but unless you plan on befriending a building itself they serve no real purpo...Read full comment
There is no way you can get a good education at this school, it is just impossible. The student population is way too high, there has to be some kind...Read full comment
... There are plenty of things to do on campus and plenty to do in the city ...Read full comment
... Despite having a large student population in a city with nearly a million people, I believe that we still have the close-nit community feeling an...Read full comment
... I've lived in charlotte for 12 years and not only do I not recommend this city as a whole but the school seems to correlate the city in that it i...Read full comment
The quality of your experience at UNC Charlotte is highly variable depending on the department. The modus operandi here seems to be that it's easy to ...Read full comment
... A close partnership with the "queen city" of Charlotte makes weekends lots of fun with plenty of bars, clubs, and restaurants uptown ...Read full comment
... the only cool thing is that the surrounding city is cool ...Read full comment
... I'll start with the city ...Read full comment
... The city of charlotte is beautiful, explore it ...Read full comment
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