The Value of Your Education

It goes deeper than what you want to do in life, and it’s more than what you learn in class. It’s getting out on your own and figuring things out for yourself. It’s immersing yourself in the campus community and engaging as an active partner in the educational experience. And along the way, you’ll make new friends, discover your passion and shape your promising future.

Create Your Future 49er Portal

Ready to apply? If you haven’t already done so, create your Future 49er Portal! It’s your connection to Undergraduate Admissions and will give you access to apply and check your application status.

3 Ways to Apply for Admission

Choose from the Future49er Application, Common App or CFNC Application to apply to Charlotte.

Review Application Requirements:

Information for First-Year Students Regarding Fee Waivers

Fee Waivers and Eligibility

  • The only fee waivers we accept are ACT, College Board, NACAC, SCOIR and Common App.
  • Only current high school seniors are eligible for these approved application fee waivers.

Submitting Fee Waivers

UNC Charlotte Future 49er Application
  • You may select the fee waiver option on the UNC Charlotte Future 49er Application. However, your application will remain incomplete and unprocessed until we receive your fee waiver.
  • Official fee waivers must be submitted to the undergraduate admissions office by emailing your waiver to
  • Letters from school administrators/counselors are NOT accepted as official fee waivers. Students MUST send official copies of the College Board, ACT or NACAC fee waivers to be considered for the application fee waiver.
Common App
  • If you feel that your financial circumstances might qualify you for an application fee waiver, you can request a fee waiver in the Common Application Fee Waiver section in the Profile section of the Common App.
  • Your counselor will be asked to complete a Fee Waiver form to affirm your request for a fee waiver.
CFNC Application