Carolina Parents Leadership Society

When parents invest in Carolina, they invest in students. Private support allows UNC to continue a tradition of excellence, as tuition and state funds provide less than half of Carolina’s annual operating revenue. Private gifts maintain the quality of academic programs, student services and athletics programs.

Parent Giving: Foundation for the Future

Parents are our students’ most ardent advocates. Having paved the way for every student’s success, parents and families play an integral role in the college experience. As our students stand poised to lead the way to a brighter future, parents are creating an environment in which they can thrive. Become a member of the Carolina Parents Leadership Society (CPLS) with a minimum annual gift of $5,000 to any program or fund at Carolina.

Benefits of the Carolina Parents Leadership Society

  • Special invitation to events during Carolina Family Weekend, a spring weekend program event for CPLS members.
  • Unique opportunities to network with the Carolina Parents Leadership Society through Parent/Family orientation, Carolina Family Weekend and the CPLS Spring Event.
  • Provide insight on the Carolina parent and student experience.
  • Connect with University administrators and Faculty who provide your students a premier world-class education daily.
  • Opportunities to attend regional CPLS events and activities that build enthusiasm and support for Carolina students.

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