Parents & Families

Connect with your student and NC State…

Parents and families are essential partners in supporting students’ success in college, and First in the Pack provides opportunities for you to stay involved in your student’s NC State experience.  Review the events and initiatives below to learn more about how to stay involved and informed.

Contact First in the Pack at if you have any questions or need assistance.

The Office of Parents & Families Services would like to celebrate the achievement of your student and your family on Friday, July 24th with the annual First In Family reception. All students who are on track to being the first generation in their family to complete a bachelor’s degree are recognized as First in Family. These students and their families are invited to join us.

Take a break from the big move and drop-in for light refreshments and casual meet and greet with Parents & Families Services, campus resource offices, and successful first-generation college students to learn more about being First in the Pack.  *Registration available at until July 20.

Date: Friday, July 24, 4:30 pm

Location: Via Zoom

Sponsored by the Parents and Families Services Office

The Office of Parents & Families Services works to nurture relationships between parents, families, and their NC State University students.  Since 2000, the NC State University Office of Parents & Families Services has had the opportunity to partner with hundreds of thousands of families, promoting and achieving student success.  Some of these initiatives include Parents & Families Weekend and Family of the Year.