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Enrollment Status Definitions

Status Hours
Full-Time Plus 15 credit hours or more (North Carolina Community College Grant only)
Full-Time 12 credit hours or more
Three-Quarter-Time nine to 11 credit hours
Half-Time six to eight credit hours
Less Than Half-Time five credit hours or less
(State grants are not available to students at this enrollment status)

For financial aid purposes, full-time status is 12 credit hours or more per semester.

For veterans using Chapter 33-Post 9/11, seven or more credit hours is required to receive a housing allowance.