Effective with the 2014-2015 academic year, and going back to the 2008-2009 award year, there will be a state limit of 10 semesters or 15 trimesters across the North Carolina Community College Grant, North Carolina Education Lottery Scholarship, The University of North Carolina Need Based Grant, and the North Carolina Need Based Scholarship. Each grant is also limited to 10 semesters individually, except for the NCCCG, which is limited to six semesters.
Other Important Information
- Terms of Enrollment: Fall 2014, Spring 2015, and Summer 2015
- Enrollment Status:
12 or more hours = Full Time
9, 10, 11 hours = 3/4 Time
6, 7, 8 hours = 1/2 Time
Less than 6 hours = Less than 1/2 Time
- Clock-Hour Programs:
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) and Cosmetology (diploma and certificate) are considered clock-hour programs. Financial Aid students enrolled in these programs must successfully complete the clock hours and weeks of instructional time in a payment period in order to progress to the next payment period. For more information, please contact the Office of Scholarships and Student Aid.
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