Second-Year Students

Students Sit on campus together in autumn

Welcome back to the Wolfpack!

We are so glad you chose to continue your journey with the NC State community. Here’s to your second year and keeping the momentum going! Please use this website as a resource to support your development at the University, and contact our office at or 919.515.1234 if you need assistance!


NC State intends to provide a set of intentional experiences that holistically supports the retention and success of second-year students as they continue to develop their curricular and co-curricular passions and purpose. There are Four Pillars that correlate with this mission.

Personal Exploration

Shape Your Future

Global & Diverse Citizenship

Community Engagement

Download Second Year Student Objectives, Outcomes, and Keys To Success PDF


How you choose to handle your relationships, based on your self-selected values, beliefs, interests, and understandings of how you fit in the world.

Activity List

Being intentional about your short and long-term goals related to your professional and career development.

Activity List

Your positive connections and experiences that provide you with a sense of belonging to the university community.

Activity List

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Student Email Archive

NSP communicates with second-year students by email to provide resources, upcoming programs, and opportunities. Below you will find an archive of emails sent to students based on semester and year. This list only reflects emails that NSP has sent out to all second-year students, and is not a comprehensive list of all emails you will receive from NC State. It does not include emails sent to you by other departments or by your academic college or advisor. It also does not include confirmation or reminder emails for specific programs and events that require registration.