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 2019 International Graduate Student Orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. No registration is required – students will receive an email with additional details.
Fall 2019 International Undergraduate Student Orientation is a 3-day orientation taking place Wednesday, August 14 through Friday, August 16, 2019. Students are required to attend both days. Please see New Student Programs’ website to register.
- First year students begin with the Office of International Services on Wednesday, August 14 and will continue with New Student Programs on Thursday, August 15 and Friday, August 16.
- Transfer students begin with the Office of International Services on Wednesday, August 14 and continue with New Student Programs on Friday, January 4.
Note that these orientations are mandatory for all new F-1 and J-1 students.