Welcome to OASES!

Connect with OASES

The Office of Adult Students and Extended Services is fully committed to working with you to ensure your academic success! 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. Please visit our OASES Advising Services web page for more information on advising hours, and directions for scheduling an advising appointment. Click here for even more advice for adult students at UNC Charlotte!

Congratulations to one of our own! Alison Mackie won the Advising Innovation Award for 2024 at the Charlotte Advising Summit. We are very proud of you, Alison!

I’m a current student. How do I meet with an advisor?

OASES advisors are here to help! If you have an assigned OASES advisor, please schedule an appointment in Connect. Other students can send an email to adultstudents@charlotte.edu or call 704-687-5104 to schedule an advising meeting.

Does OASES offer events for adult and non-traditional students?

Yes! We host a number of events to help you connect with students like you! Check out our student events page for upcoming events.

OASES Office

Barnard 106
Directions to the Barnard Office

Fax: 704‑687‑1690

Office Hours

Office hours: Monday through Friday| 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Advising Services/Extended Hours

Adult Student Events


Please contact Niner Paratransit to register for the service or to arrange a convenient location for the meeting.


​​I’m a prospective student. How do I contact OASES?

We’re excited to connect with you as you make plans for the coming year! Call or email our office to connect with an OASES advisor to discuss an academic plan that works for you!

49er Finish Program

Graduating over 1,283 former UNC Charlotte students, the award-winning 49er Finish Program assists eligible students in returning to complete their degree. (get more information).

49er Finish Program

How do I apply as an adult student?

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STudent Spotlights

Raymone Byrd
Graduated with a BS in Management Information Systems!
Kelley Fluharty
Enjoy the journey!
Terry Smith
UNC Charlotte Graduate!
Julio Cazares
Graduated Magna Cum Laude!
Jennifer DiMola
Child and Family Development – Graduated in May 2021!
Courtney Woods
English Major – Graduated May 2021!