To find out if you’re eligible for federal, state, and other money for college, fill out the FAFSA first.
Watch as this student shares how filing the FAFSA helped pave her way to success.
Visit the Residency Determination Service to verify your North Carolina residency. You must do this to qualify for in-state tuition and NC grants.
FAFSA: It Doesn't Matter How You Say It,
As Long As You Do It!
You’ve set your sights on college, now how are you going to pay for it? With CFNC you’ll find multiple ways to handle the costs and get the great education you deserve. Since 2001, CFNC has helped more North Carolina students and families plan for college than any other resource center.
We can help you compare college costs, get familiar with the different types of financial aid, and understand the different strategies you can use to pay for your education.