OASES Services and Programs

  Advising Services

Office of Adult Students and Evening Services (OASES) advising mission is to assist adult and nontraditional students in developing and implementing individual plans for achieving their academic and career goals. 

Let us help you develop your academic plan, identify interests and career goals, choose a program of study, and select resources that support student success! Click here for more information on our advising resources!

small_certificate  Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society

Alpha Sigma Lambda is the oldest and largest national chapter-based honor society celebrating the academic success of adult and non-traditional students. Students are inducted by invitation only during the spring semester of each year. (read more)

small_computer  Adult Student Connection Discussion Board

Questions about being an adult student at UNC Charlotte? Check out the Adult Student Connection discussion board in Canvas! 

You can post a question or comment on an existing discussion board, or find resources available for adult students. Log into Canvas using your Niner Net ID and password and look under courses for Project - Adult Student Connection. Don't see the course? Click here to enroll.

small_teacher  College Transition Course

UCOL 1010 - College Transition for Transfer Students (Writing Intensive Requirement) 3 credit hour - Designed to assist with the intellectual and social transition to UNC Charlotte for adult students by increasing the involvement of students in the intellectual life of the campus; providing an orientation to resources available to students; and promoting problem solving and improving writing skills. Units of study include the writing and research process, academic and career planning, and strategies for being a successful student. Topics covered include time management, financial literacy, collegiate writing, and more!

Review our UCOL 1010 sample syllabus for more details. Syllabus subject to change.

  Educational and Social Programming

OASES hosts a variety of drop-in and workshop events to enrich the adult student experience. Click here for a full schedule of semester events!


Scholarships have been extablished through outreach to sponsors specifically supporting nontraditional students who want to earn their degree at UNC Charotte. Click here for more information on OASES scholarships.

  49er Finish Program

Are you a former UNC Charlotte student? The 49er Finish Program assists former senior students in returning to UNC Charlotte to complete their degree. Click here for more details on the criteria and for steps to get started!