New Student & Family Services firmly believes that when families are informed and engaged, students benefit. Each of our programs and services strives to keep families up-to-date on Niner Nation and connected to our community. Check out the following pages for additional information on available opportunities for families.
49er Family Hub
The 49er Family Hub is designed to enhance your Niner Nation family experience by providing you with customized newsletters and access to information, news, and resources curated for Charlotte families.
Parents and family members are critical in the success of their student’s transition to UNC Charlotte. Family Virtual SOAR is designed to introduce families to information and resources that will allow you to be the best support system for your students.
Niner Nation Family Association
The NNFA keeps you connected and engaged to the University. This association is for parents and family members of UNC Charlotte undergraduate students. NNFA offers resources, events, and opportunities to enrich your experience within the 49er community. Being a member of NNFA allows you and your family to have access to our publications as soon as they are distributed, early-bird registration to Family Weekend and Spring Family Reunion, and so much more.
The mission of the UNC Charlotte Family Council is to enrich the 49er student and family experience by supporting impactful engagement opportunities, providing family perspectives, and promoting family philanthropic initiatives.
49er Family Fund & Family Giving
The 49er Family Fund is the UNC Charlotte Foundation initiative specifically designated for family giving. This fund is supported by the parents and family members of current and former UNC Charlotte students, and all funds donated throughout the year go directly back to support and enhance the student experience on campus.
Family Weekend is UNC Charlotte's largest family tradition. Taking place each fall, this program is all about connecting with campus and cheering on the Charlotte 49ers. Don't miss out on this event!