To be a member of the Pack is to be family. To be innovative, creative, and driven. Do you have what it takes? Begin your journey by creating a wolfPAW account.


Create a wolfPAW account to connect with us. You can use your account to register for campus tours and events, receive important reminders and announcements, and let us know about your unique interests. When you apply, you can track your application status and will receive your final admission decision through your wolfPAW account.

Common App

NC State is a member of The Common Application. You will apply exclusively online at You must complete the Common Application section of the application as well as the NC State section. To access the NC State section of the application, add North Carolina State University to the My Colleges tab.

Application Procedure

Review the application procedures below to see what is required for your complete application.

Application Review

We look at many factors in the review process to make a final admissions decision on your application.