Connect at Winter Welcome Week

Check out these awesome events designed specifically for new students during Wolfpack Welcome Week!

 FDOC Paint Party

RESCHEDULED to: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 5:00pm-7:00pm | Talley Student Union, Mountains-Piedmont Ballroom

What better way to end the first day of classes than by relaxing, and meeting some new friends while painting an iconic scene of our beautiful campus (see image below)! Space is limited to the first 200 attendees.

Wolfpack Wandering: Find Your Classes

Friday, January 5, 2018 | 3:00pm-4:00pm | Talley Student Union, Room 4280

Get help finding where your classes are located, and connect with classmates to form study groups! Orientation Leaders will be on-site handing out maps and helping you plan your daily routes!


Glow Party

Friday, January 5, 2018 | 9:00pm-11:00pm | Talley Student Union, Coastal Ballroom

We’re shutting off the lights and letting Talley GLOW at this late night dance party! The party will feature a live DJ and free glow accessories, games and more!


Transfer Foundations Workshop

Friday, January 5, 2018 | 10:00am-4:00pm | Talley Student Union, Room 4280

Reflect on your previous experiences, learn more about campus involvement, & create career goals to set yourself up for success. Registration is required:


Men’s Basketball vs. Duke Watch Party

Saturday, January 6, 2018 |  5:00pm or 8:00pm | Talley Student Union Pavilions

Didn’t get tickets to the game?  Grab a bite and join us in Talley as we cheer on the Wolfpack as they take on the Duke Blue Devils! You can even participate in wolfpack trivia during commercials for the chance to win some State swag.


#AfternoonArt: Visit the North Carolina Museum of Art

Sunday January 7 , 2018 |  2:00pm-4:00pm | Meet at Talley Student Union loop

Join New Student Programs for a trip to the North Carolina Museum of Art to get lost meandering the exhibits before class work sets in! Admission is FREE and transportation is provided for the first 30 people who register.

Register at:

Vans will leave from the Talley Student Union loop (by Reynolds Coliseum) at 2pm and return to campus by 4pm.


FDOC Photo Stop

Monday, January 8, 2018 | 11:00pm-2:00pm | Talley Student Union, 2nd Floor Lobby

It’s the first day of classes! Whether you’re celebrating your first semester at NC State, your last semester, or somewhere in between- stop by and get your photo taken with our first day of class props, grab some free coffee, and enter to win some great prizes!

How to Thrive Workshops

Stop by a How to Thrive session during the first week of classes as professors provide the inside scoop on strategies to achieve that A+. Workshops will for 30 minutes and subjects featured will include…

Monday, January 8, 2018 
 Talley Student Union, Room 3210


Engaging with Diverse Dialects in the Classroom



Tuesday, January 9, 2018 
Talley Student Union, Room 3223
Test Taking
Time Management
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 
Talley Student Union, Room 3222


NC State Hearts Transfers

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 | 5:00pm-7:00pm | Talley Student Union,  Room 3210

Make the most of Winter Welcome Week by making new friends at NC State Hearts Transfers! Socialize with new and current transfer students, enjoy some free pizza, learn about NC State’s transfer student honor society, Tau Sigma, and even get a free NC State t-shirt!


A Capella Concert

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | 8:00pm-10:00pm | Talley Student Union, One Earth Lounge

Take a break and enjoy the musical stylings of NC State’s 4 premiere A Capella groups as well as a performance by Imhotep, NC State’s newest spoke word poetry organization!