If you were expecting a decision on March 30, but did not receive one, there may be one of a few reasons. If your transfer application was incomplete as of March 15, 2015, your notification has been moved to May 15, 2015. If you are a transfer applicant and have taken courses that are not currently in our database, your transcript may be under review. All freshman applications that were incomplete as of March 15, will have decisions posted on a rolling basis. We are reviewing these applications as quickly as possible. Please continue to check your wolfPAW account for status changes.


NC State reviews more than 21,000 competitive undergraduate applications from across the state and around the globe each year. We invite applicants to self-report grades and submit additional application materials online through wolfPAW, our personal admissions website.

Admission Review

Review the following admissions criteria to learn the range of accomplishments and qualifications we consider as part of our holistic review process:

Admission Procedure

Select your applicant status from the links below to find your step-by-step application process.

It’s never too early to create your wolfPAW profile. After exploring the above materials and application procedures, click here to get started.