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What Should I Bring?

Students will need to download and print directions to the NC State campus and the First-Year Orientation Information Packet. The Orientation Parking Permit must be displayed on your car at all times during Orientation. 

What to Pack: (Please leave electronic items (iPad, laptop, etc.) and other valuables at home).

  • Orientation Parking Permit
  • Comfortable clothes/sneakers-you will be doing A LOT OF WALKING!
  • Alarm clock
  • Cell phone charger
  • Pen and paper
  • Pillow
  • Sleeping bag or long twin sheets & blanket
  • Towel, washcloth, toiletries (soap, shampoo, etc.), and shower shoes
  • Valid driver’s license or other government-issued photo ID (to have your Wolfpack One Card campus ID card made)
  • Copies of your AP/IB/SAT II scores if available
  • Sweater or light jacket as some buildings can be chilly
  • Umbrella
  • Make sure you know your Unity ID and password and have answered your three security questions