Stroll, Shop, Indulge and Enjoy! The Shoppes at University Place offers more than 38 fabulous shoppes, services and eateries among a tranquil lake setting. Spend the day shopping, relaxing, dining and enjoying the outdoor entertainment options offered at the center, including paddleboat rides and the annual concert series. There is something for everyone to enjoy at the Shoppes at University Place. The University of North Carolina Charlotte and Carolinas Medical Center University are adjacent to our shopping center. On your way to Charlotte Motor Speedway, The Dirt Track or Z-Max Dragstrip? Stop and shop or eat before heading to the track. We’re less than 10 miles away!