Welcome to NC State
We’re the largest four-year institution in North Carolina and one of the leading public universities in the United States. Here, students get the best of both worlds: an expansive campus with cutting-edge facilities that’s just minutes away from a major metropolitan area brimming with opportunity.
You’ll find lots of ways to fill a day here — whether you’re scouting out campus landmarks, doing a deep dive on majors and programs, or exploring the surrounding area.
Explore With a Virtual Tour
Can’t make it to Raleigh in person before you arrive at NC State? We’ve got you covered. Our virtual tours let you travel to campus from wherever you are.
Centennial Biomedical Campus
Start Your Adventure Here
We’re proud of this dynamic campus we call home, and we can’t wait for you to see it for yourself — whether you’re joining us online or in person.
Dig into visitor resources and other opportunities to engage with us:
Discover the City of Oaks
Our hometown, Raleigh, North Carolina, is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. and a hub of culture and tech for our state.
Just minutes from campus, you’ll find acres of gorgeous parks and greenways, a flourishing downtown (and foodie paradise), bustling business parks and so much more.
#4 Best Big City to Live In Right Now
#3 Best Area for Business and Careers
#9 Best College City in America