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With 110 N.C. colleges and universities, you’ll find just the right academic programs, location, activities, size and cost to fit your interests and budget.
Our tools and resources will help you check costs, compare schools, and understand the college aid process.
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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.