The Office of Public Relations is UNC Charlotte's primary contact with members of the news media and external audiences. It is responsible for communicating information that promotes the people, programs, news and events of UNC Charlotte. The office is also responsible for implementing an integrated communications and marketing plan for the University.
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte stakes its claim as the state’s urban research university. As the region’s only public doctoral-granting institution, UNC Charlotte is a driving force of growth, discovery and innovation for the greater Mecklenburg Country metropolitan statistical area.
With more than 26,500 enrolled students, including roughly 5,000 master’s and doctoral candidates, UNC Charlotte is the second-largest institution in the UNC system. It leverages its location in the state’s largest city to offer internationally competitive programs of research and creative activity and exemplary undergraduate, graduate and professional programs coupled with a focused set of community engagement initiatives that enrich the region’s quality of life.