NC Promise

NC Promise at UNCP

You can have the benefit of a high-quality UNC Pembroke education at an incredible cost through the NC Promise Tuition Plan! Taking advantage of NC Promise means undergraduate students will pay $500 per semester for in-state tuition and $2,500 per semester for out-of-state tuition. NC Promise does not affect required fees and other costs of attendance. For more information on costs and fees, please review the FAQs below. 

NC Promise dramatically reduces the expense of your college education, saving students at least $10,000 over their four years at UNC Pembroke. It's like receiving a huge scholarship right out of the gate!

NC Promise does not mean we are reducing the quality of education you will receive here. If anything, it is an opportunity to improve quality, access and affordability. 

To learn more about how you can benefit from NC Promise, call our Admissions representatives today at 910.521.6262. Visit for additional details.

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Understanding Total Cost of Attendance

With NC Promise, undergraduate tuition at UNCP is $500 per semester for in-state students and $2,500 per semester for out-of-state students. While undergraduate tuition is set through NC Promise, it is important to note there are fees in addition to tuition that impact the total cost of attendance. The estimated total annual cost includes required fees, housing, standard meal plan and health insurance. 


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Frequently Asked Questions

Below you will find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions related to NC Promise. If you have questions that aren't covered below, please reach out to an Admissions representative by calling 910.521.6262.

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