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Winter Welcome Week

Friday, January 6, 2023 — Saturday, January 14, 2023

NC State is full of traditions!

During Winter Welcome Week (WWW) you’ll begin to experience the best of NC State and create a foundation for a successful semester. As we welcome our new students to the Wolfpack community, WWW is your time to learn about your new home, make new friends, build your community, and explore exciting ways to engage in and outside of the classroom. WWW also welcomes back returning students, faculty, and staff, as we reconnect with old friends and build upon the excitement for another year at NC State. With over 100 events and activities taking place — there’s something for everyone.

Stay up to date with all of the Winter Welcome Week events using one of the three methods below: 


Download the ‘NC State University Guides’ free mobile app in the Apple App Store, Google Play store, or Blackberry store. Once downloaded, open the app and find ‘2023 Winter Welcome Week’.


Add the Welcome Week Calendar to your personal (@ncsu) Google Calendar. Once the calendar is open, click the + by “Google” in the lower right corner.


No smartphone? No problem! View the mobile guide right from your computer via our Mobile Guide Webview.

Navigate the week like a pro!

Using the mobile guide, or mobile guide web view, students will be able to search for events by event category. Search via keywords or by one of the 7 interest categories (listed below) to find the best experience for you.

Welcome Week FAQ

Am I required to attend Wolfpack Welcome Week events?

Students are strongly encouraged, but not required to attend events during Wolfpack Welcome Week. This is an opportunity to connect with peers, faculty, and staff across campus as you learn more about what there is to offer at NC State!

What if I need accommodations to participate in an event?

Contact New Student Programs via email: or phone: 919-515-1234 for any accommodations to events.

Download the Mobile Guide

Access it in the NC State Guides App