Global Relevance

During your time at NCCU, you will have opportunities to engage with people and programs locally and globally, including study abroad and international exchange opportunities.

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Students Enrolled (Fall 2023)


Service Hours Complete (Spring 2023)


Dollar Valuation of Spring '22 Class Service Hours

Our motto is "Truth and Service" — here's your chance to live it out.


You are our leading engagement ambassadors. In 1996, NCCU was the first college in NC and one of the first HBCUs in the nation to implement a service requirement of 15 hours per semester for undergraduate students.

Forty Under Forty Alumni Awards Gala

Outstanding students like you can receive awards and scholarships for demonstrating leadership qualities of compassion, service and empathy in our communities. Learn more about the qualities of service we recognize.

International Students

We bring the world to you and take you to see the world through our emphasis on international education. Engage globally through study abroad, collaborate with international organizations and universities and make connections with international students.

NCCU Culture and Community

The Division of Student Affairs aims to be the leader in providing comprehensive and innovative co-curricular experiences that enhance and enrich your development as a student.


I knew giving back to my community through service and education was something that I wanted to do with my time at NCCU, but I had no idea the magnitude these efforts would have on this community and on me as a person.

Jessie Malit, '22 and '23
B.S., Political Science; M.P.A.

Story Highlights

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Stories of Promise

This promise is central to our vision for you. Check out our collection of stories from other Eagles who are living the Eagle Promise.

Dr. Roderick Heath '06

Breaking Barriers, Building Connections: Dr. Roderick Heath, '06

"I lead the Men’s Achievement Center (MAC) and African-American Male Initiative (AAMI), and I’m committed to build and grow it to expand our community locally and globally."