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Admitted Student Visitation Day

Finding the right fit for college is critical, which is why we're excited to get to know you better.

We invite admitted students and their families to learn more about our majors and career paths through this virtual event. You will receive valuable information about the next steps you’ll need to take to become part of the Wolfpack family.

Faculty, staff and current students will be tuning in from around the country to answer your questions, and we look forward to meeting you.

What to Expect

This virtual event is designed to help you decide if NC State and the College of Natural Resources is the right fit for you.

Event Information

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Join us to meet current students and learn more about our College

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All sessions will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. EST on Monday, April 13, 2020, with the option of choosing which sessions to attend. There is also an optional session for students admitted into one of our engineering programs at 9:30 a.m. EST.

Once you have registered, we will send you a confirmation email with important information and a link to join the live video conference.

We encourage all students admitted to one of our majors to attend this event. 

If you are unable to attend the event, we will be recording each session, and the recordings will be available for you to watch within 24 hours.

Schedule of Events

Opening Session

10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. EST— Welcome and General Overview
This session will cover what the College of Natural Resources has to offer, including diverse major offerings, student support, special programming and undergraduate majors.

Student Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. EST — Ask the Pack
Ask questions and hear from a panel of current students about the NC State student experience.

11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EST— Break

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST— Small Groups with Current Students
Admitted students will have the opportunity to virtually chat with one of our student ambassadors about their major, classes, internships and life as an NC State student. Students are welcome to attend any session they are interested in learning more about, regardless of their major.

Session I: 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. EST
Majors will include Sport Management; Environmental Sciences; Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management; Sustainable Materials and Technology; and Forest Management.

Session II: 12:15 p.m. – 1 p.m. EST
Majors will include Natural Resources; Environmental Technology and Management; Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology; Paper Science and Engineering; and PGA Golf Management.

Parents and Families Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. EST— Insider Tips and Q&A with Directors of Recruitment
This will be an opportunity for parents to ask questions about all things NC State and the College of Natural Resources. The session will also cover some on-campus resources such as Study Abroad, Parents Program, Housing, Summer Start, Tutoring, Mental Wellness and Campus Safety.

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. EST— Current Student Panel
Hear from students about the unique experiences they have had at NC State.

Special Session for Engineering Students and Families

9:30 – 9:50 a.m. EST— Engineering Introduction
Chemical, Paper Science and Engineering, and Undeclared students should join us to learn about the benefits of being in a program that is co-administered by two colleges. We will answer many of the questions that are specific to these students.

Additional Activities

We also encourage you to explore these opportunities:

  • Experience NC State: Hear information from University Housing and New Student Programs on what it’s like to live and learn on campus.
  • Environmental Career Panels: Hear from recent alumni on their careers in the environment and how they got to where they are now.
  • Major Hangouts: Talk to current students about what it’s like to be a student in the College of Natural Resources and the opportunities available in their major.

Cost and Registration

This event is free for all admitted students and their guests. Register here.


For questions regarding this program, contact Cashie Naylor, College Recruiter, at or call (919) 515-8659.