Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid
NC State is consistently ranked one of the top values in higher education. Value is where quality and affordability meet.
- North Carolina State University is ranked 12 in Kiplinger's 2015 list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 85 among all colleges.
- 5th highest rated U.S. public university in the best value ranking “Great Schools at Great Prices” (2012 US News & World Report)
- 9th overall public university value (Princeton Review/USA Today 2011)
- 19th in Best Value for In-State Students (Kiplinger Magazine 2012)
The College of Design offers a limited number of scholarships to incoming first year students based on merit and/or need as determined by the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid. Applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered. Additional requirements may apply and will be announced after acceptance to the college.
In 2013-2014, the College of Design provided slightly more than 1.5 million dollars in teaching assistant, research assistantships and tuition waivers to its graduate students.
University resources for financing your college tuition
For more information about NC State’s tuition and fees, visit (http://www.fis.ncsu.edu/cashier/tuition/default.asp.)