Prospective, Visiting and Non Business Students

Thank you for your interest in the Belk College of Business!


future freshman and future transfer student:

You are on the right track to becoming a 49er!  Learn more about the college our connection to Charlotte on the About Us and Charlotte Advantage pages. If you are ready to stake your claim, you can start by creating your own Future 49er Portal. The Future 49er portal is  your connection to the admissions office at UNC Charlotte and will walk you through everything you need to do between applying, scheduling tours, and stepping onto campus your first year. For more information visit UNC Charlotte Admissions.


NON BUSINESS and VISITING Student Course requests (Undergraduate students)

Current UNC Charlotte non business majors wishing to enroll in a Business course should first speak with their academic department regarding the requirements for eligibility and must obtain authorization in order to register for the course from the Belk College of Business Undergraduate Programs Coordinator.   Accepted Summer Visiting Students wishing to enroll in any Business course must obtain authorization from the Belk College of Business Undergraduate Programs Coordinator in order to register for the course.   All NonBusiness and Visiting students should contact the Undergraduate Programs Coordinator for assistance and course authorization. 


UNC CHarlotte  Student in another major  

Current students at UNC Charlotte who wish to declare a major in the Belk College of Business must meet all eligibility requirementsand register to attend a Change of Major Workshop. For eligibility requirements and workshop dates, please visit: UNC Charlotte student in another major 


Declaration of Minor Application 

(Non-Belk College Majors Only)

This online application is required for non-Belk College majors who wish to declare a minor in Economics, Management Information Systems, or Operations & Supply Chain Management. Students must meet all prerequisite requirements on this form. Current business majors can declare a business minor by contacting their Academic and Career Coach. 



The Department of Business Information Systems and Operations Management will offer the opportunity to earn Credit by Exam for INFO 2130, Introduction to Business Computing, on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 11:30 am in Friday 280.  (2-hour block).    For questions, contact: Undergraduate Programs Coordinator

Students earning a grade of C or higher on the  INFO 2130 “Credit by Exam” on the cumulative exam administered on this date will earn (3) three hours of academic credit for INFO 2130, a course required for all business majors. This offer provides you the option of earning (3) credit hours for INFO 2130 by Credit by Exam instead of taking the semester-long course.  There is no negative impact of taking the INFO 2130 Credit by Exam on your academic record.  Students will be notified of the exam grade prior to open registration for Fall/Summer 2019. 

Credit by Exam form  must be submitted by  Monday, March 18, 2019 by 5:00pm to the Niblock Student Center (Friday 305) for review.  Late submissions will not be accepted.

Please note that students who are currently enrolled (Spring 2019) in the course are not eligible to take the exam.  In addition, students that have received a grade in INFO 2130, including a “D” or “F” in the course, are not eligible to take the exam.  Students who have earned a “D” or “F” in the course must repeat the course in order to earn a “C” or better. 

Study Tools

successful passing grade requires significant study time. Please utilize all study materials. To view study tools for the credit by exam visit: INFO 2130 credit by exam site

Step-by-Step Instructions:

  • SUBMIT  by  form by Monday, March 18, 2019 by 5:00pm to the Niblock Student Center (Friday 305) for review.
  • PICK UP form: After review, all signed forms will be available for pickup in the Niblock Student Center (Friday 305) on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 1:00-5:00pm and Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 8:00-2:00pm.   A photo ID will be required to pick up your signed form.
  • PAYMENT process: Take the completed and signed form to the Cashier’s office (2nd floor Reece Building) to pay for the exam during business hours on March 19 or March 20, 2019.  Be sure to take your 49er ID card. Pay the $15.00 course fee at this office.  The cashier will acknowledge your payment in the cashier’s box on the form.
  • EXAM DAY:  Present the fully completed form with payment stamp to the test administrator upon entering the room (Friday 280) on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 11:30am for your exam.  This is your “ticket” to sit for the exam.

The test administrator will record your grade on the form.  You will be contacted by email about your grade by the Office of Undergraduate Programs.   If you pass the exam, the completed form, along with your Exam Grade, will be sent to the Registrar’s Office.  The (3) three hour credit for INFO 2130 will then be posted to your academic record.  Students will be notified of exam grade prior to open registration for Fall/Summer 2019.  For questions, contact: Undergraduate Programs Coordinator