CONTACT US

Main Switchboard: 919.807.3300
Fax: 919.807.3445

Licensure:
800.577.7994 within North Carolina
919.807.3310 outside of North Carolina

Physical Address:
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Education Building
301 N. Wilmington Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-2825

Mailing Address:
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
6301 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-6301


QUESTIONS?

For information about applying for and updating your North Carolina professional educator’s license, contact asklicensure@dpi.nc.gov. Please note when emailing us to include your full name in the email, as well as the last 4 numbers of your SSN and your license or application number. Failure to provide this information may create delays in our ability to respond.


Other questions, comments and requests may be directed to DPI staff through information@dpi.nc.gov.


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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Below are driving directions and a map to get to the NC Department of Public Instruction, which is located in the Education Building in Raleigh, North Carolina:


From Interstate 40
Take Exit 298-B South Saunders Street North. Follow McDowell Street in the direction of downtown. Turn right on Morgan Street and follow to Wilmington Street and make a left turn. Follow Wilmington Street four blocks. The Education Building is on the left.

From Route 70 West
Stay on Glenwood Avenue to Peace Street. Make a left turn onto Peace and follow to Blount Street and make a right turn. Follow Blount Street to North Street and make a right turn onto North. The Education Building is straight ahead.

From Route 64 East
Come into town on New Bern Avenue, which becomes Edenton Street. Make a right turn onto Wilmington Street and follow Wilmington for four blocks. The Education Building is on the left.

From Route 1 North
Take Downtown Boulevard which becomes Dawson Street. Turn left on Jones Street and follow to Wilmington Street and make a left turn and continue two blocks. The Education Building is on the left.


Parking Brochure and Map of Downtown
Includes printable map of the Education Building, parking areas and rates.