High School Counselors

Jan 20, 2021

Next Steps for Deferred Students

When we review applications, we find some applicants with very strong credentials who are admitted, others who aren’t competitive enough for admission, and a large number that may benefit from the opportunity to provide updated grades who are deferred until […]

Jan 20, 2021

Pack ASSIST: A Student Scholarship Interactive Search Tool

NC State offers a one-stop shop for students to apply for University Scholarships. Students who would like to be considered for general scholarship opportunities must submit an application through Pack ASSIST. Applications received by February 15 will receive priority consideration. […]

Jan 20, 2021

Admitted Student Statistics and Events

Admission to NC State continues to be highly selective. Admitted students in the first notification group represent 99 of North Carolina’s counties, 47 states and 30 countries. The average weighted GPA for admitted freshmen in the early action notification group […]

Jan 20, 2021

Information for 2021 Early Action Decision Release

We greatly appreciate all your work in helping students navigate the application process. Now that decisions have been released, we wanted to share the decisions your students will receive. Early Action applicants will receive one of three decisions. Admit– Students […]

Jan 20, 2021

What Does “Deferred for Final Review” Mean?

Now that you’ve received your admission decision that you are deferred until final review, you may have a few questions. What’s next? How do I stand out? When will I get my final decision? We’ve provided answers to all of […]

Nov 5, 2020

Virtual Sessions for Students

Pack on the Prowl We are excited to continue connecting with you and your students. If you are interested in NC State hosting a virtual session for your high school or participating in a virtual college fair, please email us […]

Nov 5, 2020

NEW! Early Action Decision Release – Virtual Session for Counselors

To assist counselors in discussing our Early Action decisions with students, we are offering Quick Chat Sessions for Early Action Decisions in January 2021. During these sessions, we will provide updates to application decision data and how to advise students […]

Nov 5, 2020

Submit the FAFSA

The FAFSA for the 2021-22 academic year opened on October 1. Students and their families should use their 2019 tax information to complete the FAFSA. The priority deadline to submit the FAFSA to NC State is March 1, 2021. However, […]

Nov 5, 2020

Submit Additional Materials by November 15

The deadline to submit additional application materials for Early Action review is November 15. Transcripts should be submitted by the student’s school counselor through The Common Application or the Coalition Application. We will only accept official transcripts – transcripts still […]

May 27, 2020

COVID-19 Response

We understand during this time there are many questions in regards to our process and changes moving forward. You can see a list of our COVID-19 FAQs for admitted students and future applicants here. We also encourage you to visit […]