Connect at Winter Welcome Week!

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

Pack Pathways

Friday, January 3, 2020 | 2:30pm-5:00pm | Reynolds Coliseum

Join #NCStateTransfers for an afternoon filled with NC State’s traditions as well as the opportunity to get the inside scoop on getting involved on campus.

Men’s Basketball vs. Clemson Watch Party

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 | 9:00pm | 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 Tar Heels! You can even participate in wolfpack trivia during commercials for the chance to win some State swag.

Wolfpack Wandering: Find your classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 | 2:00pm-3:30pm | Talley Student Union, Room 3285

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!

Spring Connection Day Out

Sunday, January 5, 2020 | 10:00am-3:00pm | Witherspoon Student Center, Room 126 and Various Locations

Explore Raleigh and get to know your new home with other Spring First-Year students! Registration is required and only open to Spring first-year students. Registration is required. Learn more at:

First Day of Class (FDOC) Photo Stop

Monday, January 6, 2020 | 11:00am-1:00pm |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!

FDOC Paint Party

Monday, January 6, 2020 | 7:00pm-9:00pm | Witherspoon Student Center, Room 126

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! Space is limited to the first 100 attendees.

NC State Hearts Transfers

Tuesday, January 8, 2020 | 5:30pm-6:30pm | Talley Student Union,  Room 4280

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, and even get a free NC State t-shirt!

How to Thrive Workshops

Thursday, January 9, 2020 | 5:00pm-7:30pm | Talley Student Union, 3285

Stop by a How to Thrive session in Talley Student Union, Room 3285 as professors provide the inside scoop on strategies to achieve that A+. Workshops will run every 30 minutes and subjects featured will include:

5-5:30pm: Calculus
5:40-6:10pm: Biology
6:20-6:50pm: Chemistry
7:00-7:30pm: Physics