Spring First-Year Family Orientation

New students and parents congregate in Talley Student Union for orientation.

Welcome to NC State!

The information below is for Spring 2020 Orientation, and the 2021 Orientation information will be available in mid-November.

The Office of New Student Programs welcomes you to NC State University, a community of achievers, rich in tradition and academic excellence. To assist you and your family as new members of this community, we invite you to attend a Family Orientation session. These sessions are designed specifically for parents and families of first-year students.

Spring Orientation for first-year families will take place on Friday, January 3, 2020 from 8:30a.m. – 5:00p.m., and runs in conjunction with the student program

During the program, you will be able to:

  • Get better acquainted with the academic programs and campus services offered to your student
  • Gain insights into the potential adjustments your new college student and your family will face
  • Meet NC State staff, current students, and other parents and family members.

Registering for Orientation

Preparing for Orientation

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