High school art classes are not required for acceptance, but they are encouraged.
Design applicants will be notified of a final admissions decision by the end of March.
Undergraduate Admissions implements a notification date system for both domestic freshman and transfer applicants.
International applicants are notified of their admission decision on a rolling basis once their application is complete.
Students interested in a College of Design major or Fashion and Textile Design, should list that program as a first choice major and submit a complete application including a portfolio and additional essay by November 1.
The final deadline for students applying for design studies is January 15.
This is where you’ll find opportunities for service projects, internships, study abroad and other high-impact learning experiences that challenge your worldview — and strengthen your resume.
With our state-of-the-art Hunt Library and more than 70 partners from the corporate, government and nonprofit sectors, Centennial is a national model for public-private research parks.
NC State does not conduct individual interviews with applicants, however, students are always welcome to walk-in and meet with an admissions officer at NC State's Joyner Visitor Center.
Information sessions and student led campus tours are also available Monday through Friday at the Joyner Visitor Center.