First-Year Students

Students Laughing while playing community builders at Orientation!

Welcome to the Wolfpack!

Congratulations on your decision to join NC State! New Student Programs looks forward to working with you throughout your transition to the university. Through programs like New Student Orientation and Wolfpack Welcome Week, we hope to provide you with the information and experiences to be prepared and excited to begin your college experience.


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Starting Fall 2020

Admitted Spring 2020

Starting Spring 2021

Admitted March 2020

Starting Spring 2021

Admitted Late Fall 2020