Educational Resources

Support Services

University Libraries

The NCSU Libraries provides a range of resources, including lending required textbooks and popular fiction; access to technologies including calculators, laptops, cameras, and experimental technologies; media production tools and services; and a range of reservable study and collaboration spaces.  The Libraries are open 24 hours a day, 5 days a week, and offers help through a range of channels through the Ask Us service.

TRIO Programs

Federal TRIO Programs were established to support the nation’s commitment to providing an educational opportunity for all Americans to enter college, graduate, and move on to participate more fully in realizing “America’s Economic and Social Dream.” NC State now offers six TRIO programs, including Upward BoundTalent SearchStudent Support Services, Educational Opportunity Centers, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program, Upward Bound Math and Science, and Veterans Upward Bound.

Loan to Purchase a Computer

Complete this form and return to Financial Aid to include the purchase price of a computer for educational use in your Cost of Attendance.

GRE Fee Reduction Program

ETS offers a limited number of GRE Fee Reduction Vouchers on a first-come, first served basis to college seniors and unenrolled college graduates who meet eligibility requirements. Learn more about the program.

Other Resources

University Tutorial Center

Located at 101 Park Shops, the University Tutorial Center provides academic assistance for many 100- and 200- level math, chemistry an, physics courses, as well as writing and speaking support for undergraduate and graduate students.

Fellowship Advising Office

The Fellowship Advising Office helps NC State’s undergraduate students, graduate students, and alums learn of and apply for nationally competitive and prestigious awards. These awards fund a wide range of opportunities, and many are connected to undergraduate and graduate degree programs or internships, overseas opportunities, and independent projects.

Office of Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research provides research grants to undergraduate students to assist in funding mentored student research as well as travel grants to present student undergraduate research.