How To Sign Up

Potential Impact of Covid-19

NC State is anticipating returning to normal operations for the fall semester, and we are encouraged by the current trends of COVID-19 infections throughout our city and state. Therefore, Summer Start is moving forward with a hybrid format for summer 2021, including on-campus housing options and online class delivery.

Reserve your spot in Summer Start! Please keep in mind the important dates associated with participating in Summer Start. Spots are limited and are filled in the order applications are received. Learn how to sign up and confirm your participation in Summer Start below:

  • Complete the online Sign Up Form by clicking on the button below.
  • Confirm your enrollment through your wolfPAW account. Once you have confirmed your enrollment to NC State, you will receive confirmation of your place in Summer Start. [Does not apply to second year students]
  • Take any applicable placement tests as soon as possible.  These results will help your academic advisor to provide recommendations on the courses you should take this summer.  Find more information about placement tests here. [Does not apply to second year students]

Summer Start will confirm your participation in the program via email and our staff will communicate updates about the Summer Start New Student and Family Orientation session, if you are a new first-year or transfer student.

Ready to apply? Click on the button below to sign up for Summer Start 2021!

Still have questions? Email us at and our staff will help answer any questions.

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