NC State Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 5.0% of the student population at NC State. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit NC State Disability Services.
NC State for the Military
While not a "service academy", NC State does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit NC State Veteran Services . For more information, check out our NC State for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at North Carolina State University
NC State offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at North Carolina State University
NC State has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 25,199 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 22,317 (88.6%). Part-time attendance was 2,882 (11.4%).
North Carolina State University is Ranked #668 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, NC State receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank NC State #668 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
North Carolina State University Competes in the NCAA
NC State has a total of 671 student athletes, 382 men and 289 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to North Carolina State University Athletics