The State of North Carolina offers a tuition waiver program (G.S. 116-143 and Administrative Memorandum #92) for the educational assistance of ECU employees and employees of the U.N.C. System. An eligible employee is allowed to take three credit bearing courses in an academic year at no cost to the employee. Please refer to the Faculty/Staff Tuition Waiver Policy for specific employment eligibility criteria, exclusions and other related eligibility criteria. All waiver forms must be approved by the employee's supervisor and be received in the Cashier's Office for processing on or before the end of drop/add period as defined by the official University academic calendar.