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Afford

NC State is consistently recognized as one of the Top 10 Best Value universities in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report.

Paying for College

Attending college is an investment. We understand you and your families are utilizing all resources to invest in your future, and we’re committed to making sure you graduate prepared for the workforce with as little debt as possible.

NC State combines affordable cost with a high return on investment. Learn how to financially prepare for your college tuition and expenses through the resources below.

Calculate Your Cost

Use NC State’s Net Price Calculator to estimate your financial aid award and out-of-pocket costs.

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28% Less Debt

NC State students owe far less than their peers when they graduate, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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