Orientation is an important step towards successfully beginning your life and program of study at NC State University. We hope this information will be helpful and answer many of your questions, but we encourage you to contact our office, make an appointment or stop by during our afternoon walk in times if you have any additional questions.The Office of International Services is delighted to welcome you to Raleigh and we wish you the best of luck during your time at NC State!

Fall 2018 International Graduate Student Orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. No registration is required – students will receive an email with additional details.

Fall 2018 International Undergraduate Student Orientation is a 3-day orientation from Wednesday, August 15th through Friday, August 17th.  Students are required to attend all days.  Please see New Student Programs’ website to register.  Orientation begins on Wednesday at 8:30am in Dabney Hall, Room 222.

Note that these orientations are mandatory for all new F-1 and J-1 students.


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