High School Counselors

May 29, 2018

Video Series: Free College Planning Tools

Watch this video to see how free tools can provide the access needed to successfully navigate the college admissions process.

May 29, 2018

Pack on the Prowl

Is your high school hosting a college fair this fall? Let us know by emailing packontheprowl@ncsu.edu. Even if one of our admissions counselors is unable to attend an event, a member of our Pack Partner alumni volunteer group may be […]

May 22, 2018

College Board Counselor Workshops

College Board is hosting free, face-to-face workshops for school counselors this summer and fall in a number of areas. Registration is currently open and topics include SAT School Day information, score reporting portal updates, fee waiver enhancements, and AP Program […]

May 22, 2018

North Carolina Countdown to College

Each year, the College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC)  hosts an annual campaign to support college access. This year’s event, NC Countdown to College, will take place during the month of October. Activities for the month are geared towards helping […]

May 22, 2018


We are looking forward to welcoming the class of 2022! Enrolling freshmen are not only academically strong but also well-rounded. This incoming class includes valedictorians and salutatorians, student body presidents, drum majors, team captains, Eagle Scouts, art award winners, business […]

Mar 22, 2018

Fall 2018 Admission Statistics

Congratulations to your admitted students! Encourage your students to connect with NC State and other admitted students on social media by using #IChoseNCState. Once accepted, we encourage students to begin reviewing the New Student Checklist, which serves as a step-by-step […]

Mar 21, 2018

Spring Connection at NC State

As a result of the large number of highly qualified applicants and given our commitment to college access and student success, we continue to admit a select number of applicants into our Spring Connection program- these students will enroll at […]

Mar 21, 2018

Information for Applicants on the Wait List

Admission to NC State is highly selective. We received over 29,000 applications by the final application deadline for the 4,490 spaces available in the Fall 2018 freshman class. Due to the large number of competitive applicants, we are unable to […]

Mar 21, 2018

2018 Counselor Fly-In Recap

Last month, we welcomed a group of high school counselors from across the US to campus for our annual NC State Counselor Fly-In. During this two-day event, counselors had the opportunity to learn more about NC State’s innovative academic programs, […]

Mar 21, 2018

Wait Listed – What’s Next?

Due to the competition of our applicant pool, we unfortunately were not able to admit many well-qualified students who applied. We have offered these students the option to be on our wait list. Students should indicate whether they are interested […]