Student Assistance and Support Services (SASS) advocates for students experiencing a broad range of issues, concerns or challenges interfering with a student’s ability to be successful academically or personally at UNC Charlotte. SASS also provides consultation to faculty and staff needing guidance regarding a student issue or concerning student behavior, and guidance and support to parents and family members seeking help on behalf of their students.
Provides students with the opportunity to be a part of a community founded upon the principles of scholarship, leadership, philanthropy and the formation of lifelong friendships through brotherhood/ sisterhood. Fraternities and sororities uphold these fundamental values in their pursuit of collegiate excellence, enabling all members to achieve their personal best by engaging with a diversity of peers who share a common goal.
Provides a safe inclusive space where Latina/o students can build community, strive for academic and social success through peer to peer connections, as well as through staff support and advocacy. We provide family members of Latina/o students with bi-lingual resources and support. The Latino Student Services office engages with the Charlotte Latina/o community by collaborating with various community organizations to promote college access and awareness.
Supports students by providing informational resources about off-campus living and by collaborating with campus partners to encourage University-wide support systems for off-campus students. Provides students with an online searchable database where they can find safe, affordable housing in the University area.
Assists and advocate for the needs of UNC Charlotte’s under-represented populations. Through collaboration with a variety of offices on campus, the program focuses specifically on academic support, mentoring, social networking, ethnic and cultural development, leadership development, and personal growth.
Connects students with their peers, campus resources, involvement opportunities, and academic initiatives through the Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) and Week of Welcome (WOW) programs.
Provides communication between the University and family members of UNC Charlotte students in order to support student success, generate goodwill for the University, and promote an appropriate role for families within the campus community. Through collaboration with a variety of departments on campus, Parent and Family Services provide resources to keep families connected to the University and equipped to support their student throughout the college experience.
Promotes a campus community conducive to a positive learning environment through intentional efforts to foster the personal, social and ethical development of those students whose behavior is in conflict with University expectations, both in and out of the classroom. As part of their individual responsibility to the University community, all UNC Charlotte students are expected to be familiar with their rights and responsibilities as outlined in The Code of Student Responsibility, regarding behavioral violations, and The Code of Academic Integrity, regarding violations through academic coursework.
Coordinates support services for military veteran students such as assistance with University administrative support, collaboration with Veterans Affairs counseling and healthcare services, veteran-friendly employment, mentoring, and planning events in honor and observance of service-men and women. In addition, the Veterans Services Office is responsible for administering and certifying veterans benefits through the Veterans Administration Office.
Actively promotes the inclusion of community service by helping students find community service opportunities that match their interests and skills through connection with local non-profit agencies and volunteer activities including issue-based service such as education, hunger and homelessness, literacy, animals, alternative spring break, and mentoring.