Getting Involved

The Study Abroad Office highly recommends that exchange students join the Cultural Exchange Network(CENet). CENet offers fun activities for international students and NC State students to connect through potluck dinners, social activities, language exchanges, volunteer projects, sporting events, cultural conversations and academic discussions. Sign up here to join!

Exchange students are also encouraged to get involved in student organizations while at NC State. There are literally hundreds of activities taking place each week at NC State. Resources for incoming students can be found below.

  • Student Organizations: There are over 400 student organizations and clubs for a variety of interests available for students to get involved with.
  • University Recreation: Carmichael Gymnasium and the Recreation Center offer group fitness courses, club and intramural sports, and outdoor adventures available for students.
  • OIS Programs: The Office of International Services offers a number of programs for international students to get involved with the NC State and local communities.
  • NC State Athletics: NC State is home of the Wolfpack and has athletic teams football, women’s and men’s basketball, soccer, etc. Students are able to attend these athletic events for free.