First-Year Spring Advising and Course Registration

At NC State, course registration for transfer students is completed using the online MyPack Portal system, and can only be completed after consultation with an academic advisor.

Click on your college or program below to learn about when and how you will complete advising and course registration for Spring 2019.

  • After speaking with an advisor, students may then register for classes using the MyPack Portal System. MyPack Portal can be reached from the following website: http://mypack.ncsu.edu and directions for using the MyPack Portal can be located below.
  • Course sections and available seat listings are found using the Enrollment section within the portal or through the online Schedule of Courses (select the “2019 Spring Term”).
  • Click here for step-by-step directions for enrolling in classes using MyPack Portal. We also recommend watching this video that guides you through using MyPack Portal for course registration and other important campus functions. Additionally, you can utilize the Pack Planner to assist in planning your degree by watching this video tutorial.

Agriculture and Life Sciences

For new students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college may communicate with them prior to Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?
Yes. Students should contact an advisor before Spring First-Year Orientation, but plan to introduce yourself at Orientation.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?
Yes. Students should register for courses before Spring First-Year Orientation.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?
For assistance in finding your advisor, please use the advisor contact list below.

Department/Major Contact Email Phone Location
Agricultural Business Management
General

Dr. Russ

russ@ncsu.edu

919.515.4677

3346 Nelson Hall

Biological Sciences Concentration

Dr. Russ

russ@ncsu.edu

919.515.4677

3346 Nelson Hall

Agricultural Education
Teacher Certification Option Dr. Park tdpark@ncsu.edu 919.515.9441 216 Ricks Hall
Agricultural and Environmental Technology

Dr. Hale

andy_hale@ncsu.edu

919.515.6760

108 Weaver Labs

Agricultural Science

Dr. Park

tdpark@ncsu.edu

919.515.9441

216 Ricks Hall

Animal Science   Dr. Moore  jeannette_moore@ncsu.edu  919.515.4010  226 Polk Hall
Biochemistry

Dr. Hemenway

cindy_hemenway@ncsu.edu

919.515.5719

339 Polk Hall

Biological Engineering

Dr. Hale

andy_hale@ncsu.edu

919.515.6760

108 Weaver Labs

Agricultural Engineering Concentration

Dr. Hale

andy_hale@ncsu.edu

919.515.6760

108 Weaver Labs

Bioprocess Engineering Concentration

Dr. Hale

andy_hale@ncsu.edu

919.515.6760

108 Weaver Labs

Environmental Engineering Concentration

Dr. Hale

andy_hale@ncsu.edu

919.515.6760

108 Weaver Labs

Bioprocessing Science

Dr. Sheppard

jdsheppa@ncsu.edu

919.513.0802

129 Schaub Hall

Extension Education
Agricultural Extension Concentration

Dr. Park

tdpark@ncsu.edu

919.515.9441

216 Ricks Hall
Communications Concentration

Dr. Park

tdpark@ncsu.edu

919.515.9441

216 Ricks Hall

Food Science
Science Concentration

Dr. Harris

keith_harris@ncsu.edu

919.513.2124

116B Schaub Hall

Technology Concentration

Dr. Harris

keith_harris@ncsu.edu

919.513.2124

116B Schaub Hall

Horticultural Science
Science, Floriculture, Ornamentals or Fruit and Vegetables

Dr. Kraus

           helen_kraus@ncsu.edu

919.515.1208

114 Kilgore Hall

Technology. General

Dr. Kraus

helen_kraus@ncsu.edu

919.515.1208

114 Kilgore Hall

Technology, Landscape Horticulture

Dr. Kraus

helen_kraus@ncsu.edu

919.515.1208

114 Kilgore Hall

Natural Resources
Soil Resources Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2224 Williams

Soil and Water Systems Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2224 Williams

Nutrition Science

Dr. Cooke

nkcooke@ncsu.edu

919.515.0287

218 Schaub Hall

Plant and Soil Sciences
Agroecology Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Agronomic Science Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Agronomic Business Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Crop Biotechnology Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Crop Production Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Soil Science Concentration

Dr. Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2234 Williams Hall

Plant Biology

Dr. Jordan

cvjordan@ncsu.edu

919.515.2222

2214-A Gardner

Poultry Science
Science Option

Ms. Worley-Davis

lwdavis@ncsu.edu

919.515.6852

215 Scott Hall

Technology

Ms. Worley-Davis

lwdavis@ncsu.edu

919.515.6852

215 Scott Hall

Soil and Land Development

Dr. David Crouse

crouse@ncsu.edu

919.515.7302

2224 Williams Hall

Turfgrass Science

Dr. Cooper

rich_cooper@ncsu.edu

919.515.7600

1207 Williams Hall

*Students majoring in the Life Sciences First Year Program should locate instructions below under the heading Life Sciences First Year Program

Agricultural Institute

Please contact Alease Hancock at alease_hancock@ncsu.edu or 919.515.3248.

College of Design

For new students in the College of Design, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college may communicate with them prior to Spring First-Year Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

No. Student should wait until attending Spring First-Year Orientation to speak with an advisor.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Students may register for general education courses before Spring First-Year Orientation; however, course registration assistance will be available to students at Spring First-Year Orientation.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?

Please contact the College of Design at 919.515.8306 or design_undergraduate@ncsu.edu with any questions.

College of Education

For new students in the College of Education, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college may communicate with them prior to Spring First-Year Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students should contact an advisor before Spring First-Year Orientation.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students should register for courses before Spring First-Year Orientation.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?

Contact Ms. Christin James at cpjames@ncsu.edu or 919.515.1062.

College of Engineering

Please contact Hailey Queen, Coordinator of Engineering First Year Programs, at haqueen@ncsu.edu or 919.515.3263.

Exploratory Studies

For advising and course registration assistance, contact John Resnick-Kahle at jfresnik@ncsu.edu or 919-515-8130.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

For new students in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college may communicate with them prior to Spring First-Year Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students should contact an advisor before Spring First-Year Orientation.

Students should contact the appropriate academic advisor for their major regarding advising and course registration for Spring 2020.  Depending on advisor/student availability, advising may be done in person, via e-mail, or via phone. Those arrangements will be made on an individual basis. Please be aware that due to Winter Break, advisors will not be available between December 20-January 1, so please do not delay.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students should register for courses before Spring First-Year Orientation.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?

Advisor contact information is listed by major:

Major Contact Email Phone
Africana Studies Carol Ann Lewald calewald@ncsu.edu 919.515.0449
Anthropology Contact Department Directly N/A 919.515.3180
Arts Studies Carol Ann Lewald calewald@ncsu.edu  919.515.0449
Communication Cynthia Zuckerman-Hyman cynthia_zuckerman@ncsu.edu 919.515.0947
Criminology Contact Department Directly N/A 919.515.3180
English Jason Swarts jswarts@ncsu.edu 919.515.4125
Foreign Languages & Literatures Susan Navey-Davis navey@ncsu.edu 919.515.9288
History Dean Bruno dbruno@ncsu.edu 919.513.2217
International Studies Carol Ann Lewald calewald@ncsu.edu 919.515.0449
Philosophy & Religious Studies Catherine Driscoll catherine_driscoll@ncsu.edu 919.515.4169
Political Science and Public Administration Shannon Carey smcarey2@ncsu.edu 919.515.4469
Psychology Dana Kotter-Gruehn psych_advising@ncsu.edu 919.513.4855
Science Technology and Society Carol Ann Lewald calewald@ncsu.edu 919.515.0449
Social Work Susan Lamb sslamb@ncsu.edu 919.513.7955
Sociology Contact Department Directly N/A 919.515.3180
Women’s & Gender Studies Carol Ann Lewald calewald@ncsu.edu 919.515.0449

Life Sciences First Year Program

LSFY spring students should email the LSFY advisors at lifesciencesfy@ncsu.edu as soon as they receive their confirmation of admittance, and also watch for information originating from this email address.  The LSFY advisors will work with you individually to select classes for Spring 2019 at NC State.  Additional advising contact information for undergraduate majors is available here.

Poole College of Management

For new students in the Poole College of Management, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s advisor will communicate with them prior to Spring First-Year Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

No. Students will be contacted by their assigned academic advisor prior to Spring First-Year Orientation. Students should expect to hear from their advisor shortly after submitting their Advanced Enrollment Deposit. The students will be provided details regarding course registration and other transition topics.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students will participate in an online registration module before Spring First-Year Orientation during which they will register for classes.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?

Students should wait to hear from their advisor. After that, the student can work with them to answer any questions that still persist.

College of Natural Resources

For new students in the College of Natural Resources, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college/department will communicate with them prior to Spring Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring Orientation?
Yes. Students should contact an advisor as soon as possible, but should definitely contact an advisor before attending Spring Orientation.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?
Yes. Students should register for courses as soon as possible but definitely should register for courses before attending Spring Orientation.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?
Students should contact their academic advisor (listed in MyPack Portal) regarding their course selections for spring 2018. If they do not have an adviser assigned yet, please contact the individual listed below.

Natural Resources Academic Advising Contacts:

Major Contact Email Phone
Environmental Sciences Ms. Kimber Lunsford ktlunsfo@ncsu.edu 919.515.2582
Environmental Technology & Management Ms. Terrie Litzenberger terrie_litzenberger@ncsu.edu 919.515.7581
Fisheries, Wildlife, & Conservation Biology Dr. Lara Pacifici lara_pacifici@ncsu.edu 919.515.3431
Forest Management Dr. Gary Blank gblank@ncsu.edu 919.515.7566
Natural Resources: Ecosystem Assessment or Policy Administration Dr. Gary Blank gblank@ncsu.edu 919.515.7566
Natural Resources, Undeclared Ms. Yvonne Lee yplee@ncsu.edu 919.515.5741
Paper Science & Engineering Dr. Med Byrd med_byrd@ncsu.edu 919.515-5790
Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Dr. Kim Bush kabush@ncsu.edu 919.515.3688
Professional Golf Management Dr. Robb Wade robb_wade@ncsu.edu 919.515.4515
Sport Management Dr. Kim Bush kabush@ncsu.edu 919.515.3688
Sustainable Materials & Technology Dr. Perry Peralta perry_peralta@ncsu.edu 919.515.5731

For additional assistance, please contact the College of Natural Resources Academic Affairs Office at 919.515.6191.

College of Sciences

For new students in the College of Sciences, follow the instructions below to ensure a smooth advising and course registration process. A student’s college may communicate with them prior to Spring First-Year Orientation, so students should be sure to check the email they have on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions periodically for any additional information.

1. Should students contact an advisor in their college before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Student should contact an advisor before Spring First-Year Orientation, but at earliest the day after the student has confirmed enrollment.

2. Should students register for courses before attending Spring First-Year Orientation?

Yes. Students should register for courses before Spring First-Year Orientation and as early as possible.

3. Who should students contact in their college with advising and course registration questions?

For assistance in finding your advisor, please refer to the advisor list below.

Major Advisor Email Phone
Applied Mathematics Ms. Alexieff ewalexie@ncsu.edu 919.513.2848
Chemistry Dr. Feducia jeremiah_feducia@ncsu.edu 919.515.2296
Geology Ms. Puryear maggie_puryear@ncsu.edu 919.513.1093
Marine Sciences Ms. Puryear maggie_puryear@ncsu.edu 919.513.1093
Mathematics Ms. Alexieff ewalexie@ncsu.edu 919.513.2848
Meteorology Ms. Puryear maggie_puryear@ncsu.edu 919.513.1093
Natural Resources – Marine & Coastal Resources Ms. Puryear maggie_puryear@ncsu.edu 919.513.1093
Physics Ms. Alexieff ewalexie@ncsu.edu 919.513.2848
Statistics Dr. Muse dup@stat.ncsu.edu 919.515.1948

*Students majoring in the Life Sciences First Year Program should locate instructions above under the heading Life Sciences First Year Program

Wilson College of Textiles

All Spring first-year students should contact one of the advisors below regarding advising and course registration: