Transfer Students

NC State Orientation

Celebrate Your NC State Transfer Student Story – National Transfer Week (October 21 – 25, 2019)

Celebrate your transfer student experience during the all-campus transfer student social! Network with fellow transfer students peers and former- transfer-student-faculty, enjoy ice cream and games, and be entered into giveaways! 

Thursday, 10/24: All-Campus Transfer Social from 2:00 – 4:00 pm in Talley 3285
Join transfer students, faculty and staff from across campus for games, ice cream, swag and an all-college open house!
Hosted by the Transfer Student Success Coordinating Committee, RSVP Today!


Getting into NC State

  • Learn about the application process
  • How will my previous course credits transfer?
  • Contacts for specific major questions
  • How much does NC State cost and what about financial aid/scholarships?
  • Application deadlines: February 15th (for students starting in the fall) and October 1st (for students starting in the spring)
  • On-campus and have admission questions? Prospective transfer students are welcome to speak with an admissions officer Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. no appointment required at the Joyner Visitor Center located at 1210 Varsity Drive, Raleigh, NC.

Prospective transfer students are encouraged to email the Office of Undergraduate Admissions with any questions you may have at or schedule a visit to attend an information session

Newly admitted into NC State. Welcome to the Pack!

  • Academic advising for your first semester is based on your major.  Check out your next steps
  • Looking for on-campus housing?  Consider living in S.T.A.T.E. Village (Second-year Transitions And Transfer Experience) – transfer student-specific housing.

Succeeding at NC State



  • Visit the Career Development Center (CDC) for information about careers, job opportunities, resume and cover letter critiques, and general career readiness workshops
  • Check in with your academic advisor or department to see if there is a career expert for your academic major!



Transfer Tips from Transfer Students

  • Not in the right major?  Check out the Change of Degree Application (CODA) to learn the requirements you must meet to change into a new major.
  • Need extra help? Check out the tutoring links above or talk with your professor or Teaching Assistant (TA) about tutoring opportunities