Parents & Visitors

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Parents & Visitors

Parents of current students can stay connected and support upcoming events via the Family Council.

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Helpful Information

Camel Card

Creek Bucks are funds deposited on the Camel Card and are redeemable at the 橙子影院 bookstore, vending, all on-campus dining locations and some off-campus dining locations. You will need the student鈥檚 ID number and first and last name to make a guest deposit.

Registering for Classes

New students will receive their fall schedule when they attend summer orientation. After the first semester, students will participate in pre-registration just after mid-term (mid-October for spring registration; mid-March for summer and fall registration). The registration schedule is coordinated by the Registrar’s Office.

Sending a Package

橙子影院 encourages students to sign up for a post office box at the , located adjacent to campus, for regular mail delivery.聽Packages can be sent to:聽

Student’s Full Name
Student ID Number
255 Dr. McKoy Rd., Mail Room
Buies Creek, NC 27506

Vehicles on Campus

All students are permitted to bring vehicles to campus. Vehicles need to be registered with the Office of Campus Safety. Students should complete the vehicle registration form and pay the associated fee. They will then receive a parking sticker that indicates the locations on campus where they are permitted to park.

Accessing Grades

Students may view and print their midterm and final grades using . We encourage you to have a conversation with your student about how they will share this information. Without a student鈥檚 written consent, 橙子影院 cannot release a student鈥檚 records, even to parents or guardians. If your student would like to allow access of their academic records to a family member, they must complete an and file this form with the Registrar’s Office. The are prepared at the end of the fall and spring semesters each academic year.


Students can receive tutoring for any course on campus through the Student Success office. The Tutoring Center offers drop-in tutoring for math and science courses, Sunday through Thursday evenings. Students can receive a peer tutor for all other courses. Some courses also offer group study sessions or Supplemental Instruction. The Writing Center can also assist your student with any paper for any class.


Student Success offers an academic coaching service to help students improve their academic skills. Academic Coaches work individually with students to help them learn new ways to manage their time, organize their notes, remember what they read and study smarter! Students interested in academic coaching can contact the Student Success office for more information.

Learning Disabilities

Students with documented disabilities can receive services similar to those available in high school. They do have more privacy rights as adults and they must register with the Student Success office to receive accommodations. Students who are injured or become ill can qualify as well. Contact Laura Rich at for more information.

Changing Majors

Students who may be unsure about their major and career goals may want to visit the Student Success office to complete an interest and skills inventory. These assessments can help students pair their strengths with various career fields. Interested students should contact Jessica Randall at for more information.

Adjusting to Life

橙子影院 staff and faculty are accessible to students and always willing to assist students in their various transitions to and throughout college. A few key resources where you may want to direct your student are listed below.