Life at NC Central

Energy, warmth, openness. From Move-In Day to Homecoming, students here feel like they’re part of a large, nurturing and supportive family. Experience life at NC Central.

On-Campus Life

At NC Central, we envision on-campus life as a nest in which you can live, learn and grow. Come find a new home in one of our 11 residence halls or explore the First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) program.

Get Involved

Audition for NC Central's renowned Sound Machine Band. Take a bowling break in the Underground, the A. E. Student Union’s popular rec center. Join a fraternity, sorority, or one of dozens of student-run clubs. Volunteer at the LGBTA Resource Center—the second at an HBCU in the nation. And find your way to give back: Every student at NC Central commits 15 hours a semester to community impact projects. There are numerous ways to get involved.

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Student Clubs

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Residence Halls

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Division 1 NCCA Athletic Teams

Eagle Pride!

NC Central University’s athletics programs enjoy regular regional and national recognition. Plus, our athletes give as much in the community as on the field, topping the NCAA Division I in community service hours!

Hollan Strepay

My passion for equity and justice flourished when I entered NCCU. Student success has always been at the top of my priorities, and my involvement in student government allows me to have a platform to address students' struggles.

Hollan Strepay
Class of 2021, 2020 Cohort of Newman Civic Fellows

Supporting Your Success from Day One

New students start off their life as an NC Central Eagle with Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR), an experience dedicated to helping students spread their wings and soar in the academic world.

Living Well at NC Central

At NC Central, we know that health is multidimensional, encompassing physical, social, environmental, intellectual, spiritual and emotional facets. With this in mind, we have created dedicated services to help you succeed.

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