Conferences, Reservations and Event Services is operating remotely Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.

COVID-19 guidance for on-campus events during Fall 2020 can be found here.

All in-person camps at UNC Charlotte scheduled for August have been canceled. Camps are defined as those events involving youth, less than 18 years in age. Camps that include overnight stays in the residence halls are also canceled.


Find the most up-to-date information on the University's COVID-19 response, visit the Emergency Management website.

James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center

The James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center (232,000 total square feet) serves as a social, dining, and recreational center for the campus community. The SAC contains a jogging track, recreational courts, climbing wall, weight room, group fitness room, and training center which offer students, staff, and faculty an opportunity to indulge in non-academic activities which promote communication, community, health, and fitness. The facility also holds a 10,000-seat event arena, known as Halton Arena, which is used for commencements, intercollegiate athletic competition, concerts, cheerleader competitions, tournaments, job fairs, trade shows, large scale parties, or University events.

Regular operating hours during the summer are:

Monday - Thursday 7: 00 am -  10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday  12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

*These hours are subject to change without notice and do not reflect hours during holidays or semester breaks.

Halton Arena Map