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A camera crew records Chancellor Randy Woodson's remarks in Reynolds Coliseum, where Convocation normally takes place.

Aug 4, 2020

New Student Convocation Going Virtual

The 2020 rendition of New Student Convocation is going virtual due to COVID-19, but it promises to be just as engaging and fun as years past. 

A new student and family carry their belongings towards a residence hall

Jul 27, 2020

A Wolfpack Welcome Week Like No Other

This year's Wolfpack Welcome Week will feature more than 220 virtual and in-person activities. 

zoom group view of new student orientation orientation leaders

Jul 24, 2020

New Student and Family Orientation Vibrant as Always, but Online for Now

NC State's New Student Programs was able to quickly pivot from in-person to virtual orientation sessions in a matter of weeks. 

Lauren White makes a Wolfie sign with her hand in front of a building on campus

Apr 20, 2020

Howling Success: Lauren White Seeks to Change the Stigma in STEM

As a sophomore, Lauren White knows how difficult it can be adjusting to college life and academics. As a member of the LGBTQ community from out of state, and as a female in the traditionally male-dominated STEM field, the task of fitting in on campus seemed extra daunting when she first arrived at NC State. Fortunately, she had several mentors who helped her get acclimated and involved, and now she’s paying it forward to others like her. 

Apr 3, 2020

New Student Programs Coronavirus Response

See the latest updates from New Student Programs on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and it’s effects on campus operations. 

Winter Welcome Week graphic

Dec 10, 2019

2020 Winter Welcome Week Schedule Announced

There's something for everyone during Winter Welcome Week! Explore the schedule and get excited to kick off the spring semester January 2-12, 2020. 

Reid Harris stands in front of Talley student center

Dec 6, 2019

Transfer Student Finds Success, Leads Others at NC State University

Recognized as a Howling Success, NC State senior Reid Harris offers advice to his fellow transfer students coming to NC State University. 

Burgess stands inside the doorway of the NC State Memorial Belltower

Jun 28, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Breanne Burgess

Alumna Breanne Burgess reflects on her time at NC State, the programs that benefited her the most, and the memories she carries with her to this day. 

Eli Whitley headshot photo

May 13, 2019

Five Questions with Eli Whitley

We spoke with student coordinator Eli Whitley, a rising junior in communication, about his involvement in orientation and how he makes new students feel at home. 

The NC State Belltower at dusk and night. Photo by Marc Hall

Jan 29, 2019

Congratulations, #NCState23!

Early action first-year students have been admitted for Fall 2019! Get started on your NC State journey with New Student Programs.