North Carolina students paid $51,400 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $2,092 more than the $49,308 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 47 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 502 students received grants or scholarships totaling $20.38 million and 320 students took out student loans totaling more than $2.96 million.
Including all undergraduates, 2,410 students used grants or scholarships totaling $82.03 million. Another 1,244 took out $9.25 million in federal student loans.