Fast Facts

  • In the 2017-2018 academic year, students participated in 550 University Scholars events and 33 different University Honors seminars.
  • Almost 4,000 students interacted with the Office of Undergraduate Research, resulting in 187 research awards and over 1,000 students’ participation in symposia and research-related activities.
  • Over 9,000 students sought advising at the Exploratory Center and Walk-in Advising, and 900 students participated in Career Connections.
  • Almost 3,500 students engaged in 61 TH!NK courses.
  • 700 students met with the Fellowship Advising Office, and this year NC State was represented through the Truman Scholarship, the Marshall Scholarship, Fulbright, Goldwater, Udall, and more.
  • Health and Exercise Studies engaged almost 11,000 in courses.
  • Music engaged over 2,500 students in courses.
  • Approximately 400 students were impacted in First Year Inquiry sections.
  • In fall 2017, 30 students graduated with a University College minor or certificate
  • In spring 2018, 155 students graduated with a University College minor or certificate.
  • In the academic year 2017-2018, OUCCAS reviewed and assisted committee review of almost 500 course and curricular actions at the university level.
  • In the 2017-2018 academic year, the University College Courses and Curricula Committee reviewed and approved over 50 actions, including a new certificate, a new minor, and nine new courses.