Any member of the armed services qualifying for admission to an institution of higher education, but not qualifying as a resident for tuition purposes, shall be charged the in-state tuition rate for enrollments while a member of armed services in the state.


Scholarships in appreciation for the service and sacrifices of North Carolina’s war veterans, a four-year scholarship program at approved schools in North Carolina has been established for the qualifying natural or adopted (before age 15) children of certain class categories of deceased, disabled, combat or POW/MIA veterans. For additional information refer to the classes chart giving a synopsis of the scholarships offered and a list of approved schools (pdf - page 5).