The UNC Policy Manual


Adopted 01/10/14


Tuition Surcharge


Each constituent institution shall impose a fifty percent (50%) tuition surcharge for: (a) each credit hour in excess of 140 credit hours taken by any student in a four-year baccalaureate degree program; and (b) each credit hour in excess of one hundred ten percent (110%) of the credit hours necessary to complete a baccalaureate degree in any program officially designated by the Board of Governors as a five-year program.


Each constituent institution shall, in accordance with regulations adopted by the President, ensure that students receive appropriate notification of the tuition surcharge at new student and transfer orientation sessions, through each semester’s tuition statements, and when approaching the credit hour limit.