COVID-19 Updates

NC State and the Poole College of Management continue to work with county and state health officials to monitor the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. There have been no identified cases of coronavirus on campus.

Undergraduate Student Information

To help protect the health of the Wolfpack community, all classes have transitioned online.

NC State will begin its 2020-21 academic year on Aug. 10, nine days earlier than originally scheduled, and will forgo fall break in order to complete the semester before Thanksgiving, including finals. Students will not return to campus after Thanksgiving for the remainder of the calendar year. Find out more about the new semester.

Admissions

If you are a prospective or admitted first-year student and have questions regarding freshman admission, please visit  https://poole.ncsu.edu/undergraduate/admissions/freshmen/  or email poole_admissions@ncsu.edu.

Summer 2020 Courses

All classes for summer sessions 1 and 2 2020 will be held online. Please regularly check the summer sessions website for updated information and new summer online course options.

Fall 2020 Course Registration & Academic Advising

Enrollment is open, effective March 25th.  If you have an upcoming appointment scheduled with your advisor, s/he will be available to meet with you through an online, virtual platform. If you would like to schedule an appointment with your advisor, please email them directly.

Office of Undergraduate Programs & Career Center

The Office of Undergraduate Programs has transitioned to an online format. This includes the Admissions, Academic Advising, Global Programs, Diversity & Inclusion, Scheduling and Career Center offices. 

You can continue to reach out to our staff via email or phone (919) 515-5565. For additional information and online format resources, click here.

 

Graduate Student Information

To help protect the health of the Wolfpack community, all classes have transitioned online. 

NC State will begin its 2020-21 academic year on Aug. 10, nine days earlier than originally scheduled, and will forgo fall break in order to complete the semester before Thanksgiving, including finals. Students will not return to campus after Thanksgiving for the remainder of the calendar year. Find out more about the new semester.

Summer and Fall 2020 Course Enrollment

Enrollment is open, effective March 25, 2020. If you currently intend to begin your graduate program in the Summer or Fall 2020 terms, you should plan to consult with your graduate program about registering for classes

If you have an upcoming appointment scheduled with your advisor, s/he will be available to meet with you through an online, virtual platform. If you would like to schedule an appointment with your advisor, please email them directly.

Learn more about university updates for future and current graduate students.

Career Services

The career services team for your program will send out a separate career programming update. They are in contact with business partners regarding student engagement, and will keep you posted on upcoming employer events. 

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Additional Student Resources

NC State Campus Resources

Connectivity Access Resources

  • FCC agreement stating that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots.
  • Comcast COVID-19 response: offers free WiFi for 2 months to low income families plus all Xfinity hot-spots are free to the public during this time
  • Charter Free Internet offer for 2 months
  • AT&T COVID-19 response: offers open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low income families
  • Verizon COVID-19 response: no special offers, but following the FCC agreement.
  • Sprint COVID-19 response: follows FCC agreement, provides unlimited data to existing customers, and, starting Tuesday, 3/17/2020, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.
  • T-Mobile COVID-19 response: follows FCC agreement, plus unlimited data to existing customers, and, coming soon, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge .

 

Poole Event Information

As a result of the recent decisions from the university about COVID-19, Poole College has chosen to cancel all events through the end of April. 

Student Meetings & Gatherings

As per the university, and in an effort to encourage social distancing, we ask that you conduct any meetings with other students virtually using available technologies such as Zoom or Google Hangouts. The university provides solutions and resources through the Office of Information Technology

Commencement

At this time, the Spring 2020 commencement exercises have been postponed. We will continue to update graduating students, faculty, administration, and the university community as decisions are made regarding graduation and Spring 2020 commencement activities.

For ongoing COVID-19 related updates, visit the university commencement website.

NC State COVID-19 Information / Updates

The best way to keep up with university updates is to regularly check www.ncsu.edu/coronavirus/. This site also includes a growing collection of Frequently Asked Questions, important health-related information, links to community contacts and other helpful resources.

Any student who has the disease’s most common symptoms (fever and cough or shortness of breath) creating concern about potentially having COVID-19 and who have risk factors of travel to a COVID-19-affected area or direct contact with a COVID-19 patient, can make an appointment with NC State Student Health. Students need to call ahead at 919-515-7107 (do not use the online form) and let the appointment staff know their risk factors immediately.

Campus community members with other questions related to COVID-19 can call the Wolfpack Response Line at 919-512-3272.