Answers to Common Questions

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Students may be coming to you with questions about the application process. Below we have highlighted a list of the most common questions our office receives.

For further information and additional frequently asked questions, please refer to our FAQ page.

  • I sent my transcript/test scores and my wolfPAW account shows they are still missing.
    Once your application and fee have been submitted, it takes a few days for your application to be downloaded by NC State. You will receive an email confirming we have received your application and a link to check your status and view missing items.Average processing time is two weeks for all documents/test scores.

     

  • How do I change my email address on my account?
    Email our office at undergrad-admissions@ncsu.edu with the following information to verify your identity for security purposes.
  1. First and Last Name
  2. Date of Birth
  3. New Email Address
  • How do I change my major on my application?
    • If you have not received an admission decision, you can request to change your major by emailing our office at undergrad-admissions@ncsu.edu from the email account used to apply to NC State. Once updated, the change will be reflected on your wolfPAW account.
    • If you have received an admission decision, we will consider your major change request but it will not have an effect on your current admission decision.
    • If you are admitted, we will review your requested major on a space available basis.