For the college's coronavirus updates, please visit www.cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
As of March 18, Central Piedmont Community College suspended classes that require face-to-face, in-person instruction until further notice. College faculty and staff are working to move as many classes as possible to online delivery, with these online classes re-starting on March 23.
All Central Piedmont classes that can be offered remotely will be provided via online delivery. All classes that require in-person instruction will be suspended for now.
Central Piedmont remains open, however, its campuses and centers will be accessible only to employees whose presence is required to perform essential functions related to the operations and business of the college.
Read the complete message at cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
Our full-service Cato Campus provides college transfer, College and Career Readiness, and Corporate and Continuing Education classes. The student population ranges from high school to adult learners and boasts many diverse backgrounds including non-native English speakers and career professionals. Cato Campus is also home to Cato Middle College High School (CMCHS), Charlotte-Mecklenburg School’s (CMS) first Middle College program.
Directions to Cato Campus
Click on the map and enter your address for turn-by-turn directions to Central Piedmont's Cato Campus.
Let the Charlotte Area Transit System Get You to Class!
There are two routes that stop at the Central Piedmont Cato Campus:
- Route 3: The Plaza (Inbound | Outbound) travels to campus from Center City Charlotte via Davidson Street and The Plaza between 6:20 a.m. and 9 p.m.
- Route 29: UNCC (Inbound | Outbound) is a cross-town route that travels between South Park and Cato via N. Sharon Amity Road from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
For more information on these and other CATS routes, visit www.ridetransit.org or call 704.336.RIDE (7433).
- Cato Campus map and parking locations (PDF); you must have adobe acrobat (or other pdf file viewer) installed to view
- parking information
- list of individual building codes and physical addresses (PDF)
Most of Central Piedmont's restrooms are standard facilities — individuals are welcome to use the facility that matches their gender identity. The college also provides gender-neutral/family restrooms at the following locations:
- Cato III building, first and second floors
PO Box 35009
Charlotte, NC 28235
To contact College Security Services with non-emergency requests, call 704.330.4691. For Cato Campus Tours, contact Saronda Easter at 704.330.4873. For questions pertaining to Enrollment & Student Services, contact Marla Harris at 704.330.4845.