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NC Promise Tuition Plan Provides North Carolinians Greater Access to Higher Education

For many students, pursuing higher education is a life-long dream. The newly-launched NC Promise is a wonderful resource tool for students to utilize on their path to a college education. NC Promise provides students with greater access to top-notch North Carolina colleges and can help students down the path to success.

What is NC Promise?

NC Promise, launched fall of 2018, is a tuition plan designed to increase educational access,

What To Do If You Miss Your School’s Financial Aid Deadline

Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a crucial step in getting funds to help pay for college. However, in order to get access to the more than $120 billion in federal and state student aid available each year, you have to meet the deadlines. Unfortunately, sometimes life gets in the way, and you may discover that a deadline has passed you by. Luckily, all is not lost – there may still be a chance for you to get the financial aid you need.

College Access Event, NC Countdown to College to Take Place in October

Activities Will Support High School Seniors in Completing Three College Enrollment Steps: Residency, FAFSA and Applications

This year, North Carolina’s annual college access event has been renamed NC Countdown to College and will take place in October. This event is geared toward high school seniors to aid them in completing three important college enrollment steps:

Take Away College Pressure by Working with Your Parents

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Since before high school, people have been talking to you about going to college. As the tasks of applying to college near, it may start to feel stressful. You may even find that the process brings up some anxiety for you. After all, there’s a lot to do between writing essays, researching colleges, finding out about scholarships and filling out financial aid forms.