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At NC State, we unite thought and action to create prosperity for all. Discover how we Think and Do.

When you come to NC State, you’re not just here to go to class. Our campus community and amenities will bring you into the heart of the Wolfpack. NC State is a leading research university that readies students for lifelong success. Wherever you’re headed, we can help you get there.

At NC State University, we create prosperity for North Carolina and the nation. We began as a land-grant institution grounded in agriculture and engineering. Today, we’re a preeminent research enterprise that excels across disciplines.

Our more than 35,000 undergraduate and graduate students learn by doing.They pursue original research and start new companies.They forge connections with top employers and serve communities local and global. Through it all, they enjoy an outstanding return on investment.

Get a glimpse of your future home at NC State University.


Student life thrives here.

Students spend the majority of their time on main campus which features a variety of residence halls, dining halls and classroom buildings.

By touring through main campus, you’ll walk the same path the first class of NC State did starting in 1887. Tradition began on this campus – from the Memorial Belltower to Reynolds Coliseum.


Centennial is home to research opportunities and local businesses.

NC State’s Centennial Campus, known as our research campus, is home to the College of Engineering and Wilson College of Textiles.

Hop on the Wolfline, NC State’s bus system, and you’ll be on Centennial Campus in just a few minutes! You’ll also find local businesses housed on this campus with plenty of opportunities for internships.


Partner with corporate and government entities and biomedical research.

Anchored by the College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University’s 250-acre Centennial Biomedical Campus (CBC) is an extension of NC State’s Centennial Campus.

In partnership with corporate and government entities, the focus of this campus is on biomedical research, both to animals and humans.