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Spring Transfer 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 transfer students.

Spring Orientation for transfer families will take place on Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.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.

Questions? Contact New Student Programs at 919.515.1234 or The University will be closed on the following days, so please keep this in mind when requesting assistance via phone or email:

  • Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29, 2019 for Thanksgiving
  • Monday, December 23, 2019 – Friday, December 27, 2019 for the Winter Holiday
  • Wednesday, January 1, 2020 for New Years Day

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