Welcome to the School of Architecture

We welcome your interest in studying architecture, urban design, and computational design at the School of Architecture (SoA) at the University of North Carolina – Charlotte. We are devoted to engaging students in an energetic study of how architecture and design affects - and stimulates - our daily lives. The School of Architecture is recognized for the outstanding quality of our faculty and students, our commitment to outreach and community involvement, and the quality and extent of resources offered through our labs, studios, and classrooms – both at UNC Charlotte's main campus, and the Center City Building in Uptown Charlotte.

Graduate Programs




Lecture: Sheila Kennedy of Kennedy & Violich Architecture
March 1, 2017 - 4:00 PM
Storrs Lecture Hall

Opening Reception: Tensional Topography
March 13, 2017 - 5:30 PM
Storrs Gallery

Urban Complexities: Affordable Housing and Neighborhood Erasure
March 31, 2017 - 1:00 AM
UNC Charlotte Center City


School of Architecture Overview

UNC Charlotte's School of Architecture offers a well-rounded and rigorous education within an interdisciplinary College in a vibrant, growing city.

Introduction to the Master of Urban Design

The Master of Urban Design (M.U.D.) program is an applied research and design degree, structured to prepare beginning and mid-career design and planning professionals to engage complex issues faced by contemporary towns and cities in America.