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Send a Care Package

Show your student you're thinking of them! Care packages are great for any occasion including a birthday, Valentine's, Halloween, and final exams. It's a special way to help your student get not only the things they need, but the things they want too. A generous selection of tasty treats distributed on campus is always appreciated. Plus, you get to add a personal note sending your love and encouragement. Order online today.

Send a Package

As a resident of NCCU Housing, each student living on campus is provided a campus mail box. When sending your student mail or other packages, they should be addressed as follows:

Student Name
1801 Fayetteville Street
PO Box (Student Mailbox #)
Durham, NC 27707

Parent & Family E-News

Subscribe for monthly updates from the NCCU Parent & Family Association. This monthly electronic communication provides parents and families with important and timely updates from the Office of New Student Services and other campus departments as well as campus announcements and events.

NCCU Parent & Family Resource Guide

Need to know when the the semester begins or when your student's bill is due?  How about where to stay while visiting Durham, NC or ways to talk to your student about their upcoming exam.  Find all of that and more valuable information in the Parent & Family Resource Guide, created for your ease and access of useful information throughout the academic year.

Literature Resources

  • You're on Your Own (But I'm Here if You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years by Marjorie Savage
  • Letting Go: A Parents Guide to Understanding the College Years by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger
  • Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to College by Helen Johnson and Christine Schelas-Miller
  • Let the Journey Begin: A Parent's Monthly Guide to the College Experience by Jacqueline Kiernan MacKay and Wanda Johnson
  • When Kids go to College: A Parents Guide to Changing Relationships by Barbara Newman and Philip Newman
  • In Addition to Tuition: The Parents Survival Guide to Freshman Year of College by Marian Edelman, Mary Anne Burlinson, and Elise Kearns

Helpful Links

NCCU complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in all programs and activities (including sexual harassment and sexual violence) in the University's educational programs and activities. For additional resources or to file a Title IX complaint, visit the NCCU's Title IX webpage.
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