Augustus C. Forte III

Director of Financial Assistance

Contact Information

Office: 171
Phone: 919-530-7440
Fax: 919-530-7164


MBA Southern New Hampshire University
B.A. University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff


Augustus C. Forte III was born on August 18, 1979 in Pine Bluff, AR. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 2003, from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). During his tenure he was employed as a work-study student in the financial aid office. Each summer he worked full time in the financial aid office as a paid intern.

After graduating, he was employed by UAPB as a Financial Aid Administrator. He worked in that capacity for three years.

In 2006, he relocated to North Carolina to accept a position with North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Scholarships & Student Aid Office. He worked in Scholarships & Student Aid Office for almost 13 years. For a number of years, he was tasked with the administration of all scholarships.

In September of 2019 he earned his Master’s in Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University. In October of 2019 he was employed by the NCCU School of Law to manage scholarships as well as assist with Development.

His interests and hobbies surround his wife and daughter who is a collegiate student athlete.