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An excited crowd packs around a stage during the Packapalooza concert.

Welcome Back, Pack

From the University Student Center to Talley Student Union, we celebrate a half-century of our student center and its evolution into a vibrant hub for our Wolfpack community.

Join Us for Wolfpack Welcome Week

We’re thrilled to welcome our new and returning students to campus! Get ready for a jam-packed celebration with tons of exciting events โ€” including our daylong street festival, Packapalooza.

Take part in the festivities from August 18-27.

Follow Along With #NCStateWWW

You won’t want to miss a minute of Wolfpack Welcome Week, and you can watch it all unfold on NC State’s social channels. Share how you’re celebrating using #NCStateWWW for a chance to be featured.

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Raise a cone, it's #NationalIceCreamDay. ๐Ÿฆ

Think and Do With Us

An NC State education is the key to whatever door you want to open. We offer more than 100 undergraduate majors and more than 200 master’s and doctoral programs. Our students graduate ready for successful careers and meaningful lives.

Our Pack is strong, and we’re always looking for more thinkers and doers from all over the world to help us get even stronger.

Top 1% Worldwide

The Center for World University Rankings puts NC State among the best universities on the planet.

#1 in the Southeast for Entrepreneurship

You won’t find better student entrepreneurship programs in the region, according to The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur.