49th Security Division


We are the largest Cybersecurity club on the campus of UNC Charlotte. Since being founded in 2009 we have continued to promote ethical hacking, security education, and compete in premier security competitions.

How to Join

Join the 49sd Discord, we have a verification in place to allow only UNC Charlotte Students, if you are not a UNC Charlotte Student but still interested in joining the 49sd Discord, then please send us an Email.

Doing so will allow you to:

  • Participate in Meetings
  • Practice for competitions
  • Attend competition practices(For competitions that do not require membership)
  • Membership guidelines are mentioned in the Slack.
  • Attend lab sessions

Lab Hours for Fall 21

  • TBA


  • President
    • Loyn Howie
  • Vice President
    • Andrew Martino
  • Officers
    • Trevon Williams
    • Zac Taylor
    • Ruthvik Vegunta
    • Max Xu
    • Rachel Tomas
    • Dan Fitzpatrick
    • Amber Atkins
Learn more about our history


Mini Challenges

To have a better grasp of the kind of challenges you could face in contests. Here are a few practice exercises for you to try.


Please email us at 49thSecurityDivision (AT) uncc.edu for other inquiries.