Steps to Join the FLC

No longer accepting applications for Fall 2019

Apply to the Engineering Freshman Learning Community (FLC) between January 12th and July 1st. Engineering students are not automatically housed in the Engineering FLC. If you have been accepted to UNC Charlotte's Lee College of Engineering as a freshman, you are eligible to live in the FLC. Beds are on a first-come-first-served basis so apply early!

How to Apply

  1. Housing Application: Complete a Housing Application and submit your $200 housing deposit.
  2. Learning Community Application: The Learning Community application must be completed in addition to the Housing application. Apply to the FLC by using the LC ApplicationApplications are accepted January 10th through July 1st.
  3. Accept the Offer: It typically takes a week to review the applications and respond with an offer.  To hold your room, when offered a space in the FLC program, you need to go back into the LC application and accept the offer.
  4. Roommate Requests: If you would like to make a roommate request, each roommate must submit a form requesting each other. Roommate request forms must be submitted by June 1. If no roommate request form is submitted or if each student involved fails to submit a form, roommates will be assigned by Housing. Roommate Request forms must be emailed to or mailed to the UNC Charlotte, SMITH 228, 9201 University Blvd, Charlotte, NC 29223-0001.

To request additional information about the FLC or to send questions please contact us at

Trying to Find a Roommate?

Roommate requests accepted through June 1

You could let fate take over. Rooms are filled on a first-come-first-serve basis from the top of the building down.

You could try to connect with other Engineering Freshman Learning Community residents through social media and get to know them. In the offer letter from the FLC, there is a Group Me invitation.  Join the group and chat with others who will be living in the community.  You may find someone you want to room with.

If you do, both residents need to complete the Roommate Request forms and send it to the email address Roommate requests must be received by June 1. The Roommate Request form is found under the Forms menu.