Strategic Plan


The Office of International Programs supports and advances the University’s commitment to infusing an enduring international perspective into every aspect of campus life by advancing an environment of intercultural understanding across our constituencies that prepares students to function effectively as global citizens.

Mission Statement

Established at UNC Charlotte in 1975, the Office of International Programs (OIP) strives to strengthen international education and global learning at the University as well as in the Charlotte community. On campus, it seeks to make international understanding, intercultural competency and global awareness a fundamental part of the curriculum and an integral part of campus life through innovative and accessible programming.