The UNC Board of Governors raised the cap on new freshman at the state's five historically Black institutions to 25 percent effective this fall.
N.C. A&T and Winston-Salem State are among the campuses asking for a higher cap on out-of-state freshman admissions.
More graphics that show migration patterns of first-year college students. Fun!
Most college students don’t stray too far from home. But a curious thing has happened over the past decade: The number of college students leaving North Carolina has doubled. Only six other states saw a similar exodus.
Universities in other states are attracted to North Carolina's recent growth. N.C. students are attracted to the scholarships offered by these out-of-state schools.