Alumni Student Stories

Some of our adults have achieved great things with their degree from UNC Charlotte. Read about our proud Alumni below!

My amazing journey to medical school!

Read about Annie Thornton's journey to graduation.


Meet Mike Corso, a veteran and an engineering student. We appreciate Mike’s service to our country and choosing UNC Charlotte.  Read more about his journey in the military and to completing his degree.

2013 Pinnacle Honor Society scholarship winner
Meet John, a scholar, a musician, a web designer and a full-time adult student attending UNC Charlotte!

A journey to graduation and keeping the spirit of a true 49er!
Read about Deena Kilgo’s journey to graduation and her vow to keep the true spirit of a 49er!

Internship rewards!
Read about the internship experience of Mike Jarecke, an adult student and President of the Nontraditional Student Organization, at Michigan State University.

Study Abroad as a nontraditional student!

Life Can Get in the Way; Don't Let it Stop You!
Read about the 26 year-long graduation journey for adult student Kristine Monk-Bishopp