Hurricane Maria left a path of destruction on the island of Puerto Rico. Having set up a supply and logistics hub on the island following Hurricane Irma, Samaritan's Purse increased its capacity to provide aid—including emergency shelter materials and hygiene kits—to those living in Puerto Rico. Photo and caption courtesy of Samaritan's Purse.

NC organization aids Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Maria, Irma

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the damage in Puerto Rico is leading some North Carolinian's to take action. 

Out-of-state students

Only 18 percent of students at UNC are out-of-state — a cap set by the UNC system. Tuition is significantly higher for out-of-state students than for in-state students. There are students from 38 different states in this year’s freshman class.

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