The University has developed this page to serve as the central portal for obtaining necessary information about our institution. It is our hope that this concerted effort between NC State University and the Department of Education to provide this data will allow all students to access the information they need to allow them and their families to make the most informed college decision possible for them and their future.
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General Institutional Information
- About NC State – Facts and Statistics
- Common Data Set Information
- Institutional Accreditation and Licensure
- Information Concerning the Privacy of Student Records (FERPA)
- Information about Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
- Diversity Information
- Cost of Attendance
- Cost Calculator
- Requirements and Procedures for Official Withdrawal from the University
- Requirements for Withdrawal and Return of Financial Aid
- Voluntary Consent for Electronic Transactions
- Refund Policy for NC State
- Textbook Information and Required Textbooks
- Select “Get Your Booklist” for instructions on viewing required course materials.
- NC State Bookstore
- Equity in Athletics Report
- Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act
- Academic Resources and Programs
- Current Degree Programs
- Quality Enhancement Plan
- Change of Degree Application
- Instructional Facilities
- Faculty directories are located on college and department websites.
- Transfer Credit Policy
- Transfer Admissions Procedures
- Transfer Equivalencies Database
- North Carolina Community College Transfer Guide and Articulation Agreement
- Accreditation, Approval and Licensure of Institution and Programs
- North Carolina State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of North Carolina State University. Contact the Commission only in relation to the University’s compliance with accreditation requirements. Normal inquiries about admission requirements, educational programs, and financial aid should be directed to the University. Numerous degree programs are accredited by professional, disciplinary accrediting agencies. For additional information about individual programs, standards, and accreditation documents, or off-campus instructional sites, contact the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost.
- Student Complaints
- NC State is committed to excellence in teaching, promoting high levels of student achievement, providing outstanding academic support services, and complying with the law and our own policies and procedures. The University has designated employees and resources to help maintain our professional standards across campus and to provide appropriate responses to our students’ complaints and concerns. The Written Student Complaints webpage provides access to specific reporting tools, which will bring complaints or concerns to the appropriate individual(s) or office(s) for resolution. In addition, students or University employees may report possible noncompliance with respect to a SACSCOC requirement or standard, as noted above, or may report other concerns via hotlines listed on the Compliance and Integrity Program website.
- Copyright Infringement—Policies and Sanctions
- Student Activities
- Career and Job Placement Services
- Teacher Preparation Program Reports
- Standards for Satisfactory Academic Progress
- Plans for improving academic success
- Distance Education participants
Student Financial Assistance
- Information Regarding the Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information
- Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violation
- Rights and responsibilities of receiving Title IV aid
- Student Loan Information
Health and Safety
- Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Education
- Vaccination Policies
- Campus Security Policies, Crime and Fire Statistics and Crime and Fire Logs
- Emergency Information
- Local and State Safety and Security Resources (includes sex offender registry)
- Retention and Graduation Rates
- Graduation Rates by Gender, Ethnicity, Financial Aid Status
- NCAA Graduation Rate Data for Student Athletes
- Graduation rate data for student athletes can be found at the above NCAA website. Select SEARCH: Division I Graduation Success Rates and input North Carolina State University.
- Job Placement Rates for Graduates
- Graduate and Professional Education Placement for Graduates
- Constitution Day
- Voter Registration
- NC State encourages all students to participate in local, state, and national elections. As part of our responsibility to promote good citizenship, as well as good scholarship, the University urges all students to register to vote. Students who are not registered to vote are reminded that, to vote in the State of North Carolina, they must register at least 25 days prior to an election.
- Read information on voting in other states
For additional information about the above items, the following contacts are available.