Parents and Family

The parents and families of NC State students form a vital support system for our community. If they’re not already a part of the Wolfpack, we count them as honorary members.

Bang for Your Buck

Annual tuition and fees for in-state undergraduate students, compared to select North Carolina universities' in-state rates:

  • NC State: $8,296
  • UNC-Chapel Hill: $8,374
  • Wake Forest University: $45,638
  • Duke University: $47,488

Annual tuition and fees for out-of-state students, compared to select regional universities' out-of-state and in-state rates, where applicable:

  • NC State: $23,551 ($8,296)
  • UNC-Chapel Hill: $33,428 ($8,374)
  • University of South Carolina: $28,528 ($10,816)
  • University of Georgia: $28,472 ($10,262)
  • Virginia Tech: $25,320 ($10,930)
  • Georgia Tech: $29,954 ($10,650)
  • Clemson: $30,816 ($13,382)
  • William and Mary: $37,852 ($15,464)
  • University of Virginia: $39,844 ($12,458)
  • Wake Forest: $45,638
  • Georgetown: $44,805
  • Duke: $47,488

Sources: ncsu.edu, finance.unc.edu and US News & World Report Best Colleges 2014

Parents' HelpLine

Do you have any questions? Contact the HelpLine and we'll answer your question or put you in touch with someone who can. That's our promise to you.

877-568-5733 (toll-free)
ncsuparents@ncsu.edu