Readmission

Any Undergraduate and Agricultural Institute student who fails to enroll for any Fall or Spring Semester will need to apply for readmission to continue their degree program.

Requirements

You are eligible to apply for readmission if you fall into one of the following categories:

  • Former Undergraduate and Agricultural Institute students eligible to return to NC State University
  • Suspended Undergraduate Students (additional action required)
  • Former Undergraduates who obtained a degree and wishes to seek an additional undergraduate degree

All students applying for readmission to NC State must pay a non-refundable, $50 Readmission Application Fee.

Payment may be submitted through the online application, at the Department of Registration and Records or by mailing a check to Registration and Records (please include application number).

Applications are considered incomplete until the fee is paid.

Please make check or money order payable to NC State University and mail to:

Attn: Readmission Coordinator
Registration and Records
1000 Harris Hall
Campus Box 7313
Raleigh, NC 27695

NOTE: Please be sure that all past due accounts and holds are taken care of before attempting the readmission application. We cannot process your application or readmit you with an outstanding hold.

International Applicants: If you are applying for readmission you must be cleared by the Office of International Services before your application can be processed. Please allow extra time for this process and be prepared to provide documentation.

When completing the application please do not provide your ncsu.edu email if your account has been discontinued, as the e-mail address provided is where you will be notified of your readmission status.

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Residency Determination

All students applying for undergraduate readmission and requesting in-state tuition are required to complete the North Carolina Residency Determination Service (RDS) prior to completing the Readmission application.

Complete the Residency Determination Service (RDS) Form

You will need your Residency Certification Number (RCN) in order to complete your Readmission application.

Important Application Dates

Term Application Available Priority Readmission Deadline Final Readmission
Deadline
Spring 2018 September 12, 2017  October 16, 2017 December 8, 2017
Summer I 2018 September 12, 2017 May 14, 2018
Summer II 2018 September 12, 2017 June 21, 2018
Fall 2018 February 5, 2018 March 9, 2018 July 20, 2018
NOTE: These dates are subject to change based on the academic calendar.

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Readmission Eligibility

Former Undergraduate and Agricultural Institute Students

Students who have not enrolled in a Fall or Spring Semester and wish to return to their studies may apply for readmission.

Students applying for readmission must be eligible to return to NC State and any institution attended during their break in enrollment. Applications and fees should be submitted prior to the deadline indicated above.

Students who desire a change of curriculum can apply through the Change of Degree Application (CODA) upon readmission.

Suspended Students

Students on academic suspension with a GPA deficit of 15 or less may apply for readmission for the Summer Terms in efforts to raise their GPA. If a student is able to raise their Cumulative GPA to the minimum required 2.0 GPA will be automatically eligible for readmission. Continuation of Undergraduate Enrollment (REG 02.05.01)

Academic Suspension Appeals Enrollment

Students on Academic Suspension may appeal to the Admissions Committee for readmission. Students will be directed to the appeal upon completing the readmission application above. Appeals will not be reviewed unless all documents are included. Please submit prior to the deadline indicated above.

Contractual Readmission

Academically Suspended students who have had a break in enrollment for at least 3 years may appeal for Contractual Readmission by the deadline indicated above. Students who are contractually readmitted will be placed on Academic Warning and must maintain a 2.0 GPA on all coursework attempted after readmission. Failure to do so will result in permanent dismissal from the university.

Contractual Readmission Checklist

Former Undergraduates Seeking an Additional Degree

Students who have completed their undergraduate degrees and wish to return to pursue an additional degree must complete the application for readmission and complete the Readmission to Additional Degree form. The Readmission Application cannot be processed until the Plan Change Form has been completed and submitted to the Department of Registration and Records.

Non-Degree Studies

Students admitted into a non-degree seeking program should visit the Non-Degree Studies site for more information.

Graduate Students

If you are a returning Graduate Student, please DO NOT submit an application for readmission. Please refer to the Graduate School and the Graduate Handbook for more information.

If you have further questions about readmission to NC State, please view the readmission rule on the Policies, Regulations and Rules site.

Contact Us

For more information or questions about readmission, please contact the Readmission Coordinator at readmission@ncsu.edu.