About Us

The Graduate School's role is to foster excellence in all dimensions of post-baccalaureate studies and is the primary advocate for graduate education and for graduate students at the University.  Graduate education functions to explore and advance the limits of knowledge and define the state of the art in an academic discipline.  Our purpose is to serve society's needs in specific technical and professional ways as well as the need for intellectual expansion.  In accomplishing this mission, the Graduate School values integrity, collaboration, efficiency, innovation, and inclusiveness in all that it does.

Dean's Office Hours

Mondays, 1:00 - 2:00 pm


UNC Charlotte 3MT Competition Pilot Winners

Dean Tom Reynolds with 3MT competition pilot winners.
UNC Charlotte’s inaugural Three-Minute Thesis pilot January 19th saw nine brave graduate students squeeze years of work and thousands of words into a three-minute presentation using only one slide for support.

Data Science Meets Veteran Student Success

DSBA graduate student Ray Xie
Business in Charlotte is booming – and it’s just where UNC Charlotte student Ray Xie wants to be. Since 2012, home closings in Charlotte have nearly tripled. Since 2014, the number of people employed here has risen by over 50,000. June 2016 alone brought in $1.6 billion in retail sales for the area.

UNC Charlotte-Led Study Aids Zika Diagnosis and Treatment

By Manuel Almagro Rivas  - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https:// commons.wikimedia.org/w/index. php?curid=47941048
A study led by a UNC Charlotte research team may explain how the Zika virus became linked with cases of microcephaly and Guillain-Barre Syndrome, aiding the medical community in diagnosing the virus.

Douglas Cited for Global View of Public Administration

UNC Charlotte Researcher James Douglas.  Photo Lynn Roberson
For his international work in advancing public sector performance, UNC Charlotte researcher James Douglas has received the Senator Peter B. Boorsma Award. The Southeastern Conference for Public Administration presented him the award in October in Raleigh at its annual conference.  The Boorsma Award honors a practitioner or academician who facilitates over many years the international exchange of knowledge and administrative practices that foster better performance in the public sector.

Food Pantry Named for University Supporters Dhiaa and Hope Jamil

Food pantry named for supporters Dhiaa and Hope Jamil
University officials, students, faculty and staff gathered in the backyard of a ranch house on the edge of the UNC Charlotte campus  to dedicate the brick structure as the “Jamil Niner Student Pantry.” 

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Research Consultations with Project Mosaic
January 24, 2017 - 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Writing Assistance
January 24, 2017 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Writing Assistance
January 25, 2017 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Research Consultations with Project Mosaic
January 25, 2017 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

New TA Meeting #1
January 26, 2017 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM