Getting Started

Your Unity ID and Password

 

Your Unity ID and password are your keys to numerous university IT resources, including

Rules, Regulations & Procedures

NC State’s computer resources are owned by the university and are provided primarily to support its academic and administrative functions. A number of rules apply to student and employee use of IT resources.

 

Connecting

Wireless

Free secure wireless internet access, provided by eduroam (education roaming), is now available at NC State and at thousands of other educational and research institutions in dozens of countries.

ResNet

ResNet is the residential computer network service provided to students living at NC State.

Media & Student Services

WolfTV is here! Over 100 channels of sports, movies, news and entertainment delivered to you in HD!

OIT offers an optional comprehensive local telephone service for on-campus students.

Email, Calendaring & Web

Email and Calendaring

G Suite is the official university email and calendaring system.
Official university email is always sent to your UnityID@ncsu.edu account.
G Suite Calendar is the university online calendaring resource for scheduling campus meetings, events and facilities.

More apps in G Suite

In addition to email and calendaring services, G Suite offers many other apps to help students, faculty and staff educate, communicate and collaborate.

File Space

At NC State, all students, faculty and staff have file storage space in several locations.

Get on the Web

Andrew File System (AFS) space and OIT’s WordPress Blogs environment are available to build your personal website, in addition to WolfWare and other university services. Visit Get On The Web to decide which service is right for you.

Media Services

 

OIT’s Media & Student Services group provides WolfBytes video production services and manages Wolf TV, including PackTVWolfBytes Radio and more!

Printing

 

WolfPrint is NC State’s campus printing service. To fund your printing, you will need to make a deposit to your Wolfpack One Card.

Teaching & Research

Optical Mark Reading

NC State faculty, staff, graduate students, and others have access to Optical Mark Reading services for automated scoring.

High Performance Computing

Faculty can request access to NC State’s high-performance research and education computing facilities.

Virtual Computing Lab

NC State provides a remote access service that allows you to reserve a computer with a desired set of applications for yourself, your class or your research group and to remotely access it over the Internet.

Hardware & Software

Your Computer at NC State

Read our recommendations for student computers before you buy.

Software Licensing

Many popular applications are available to the NC State community through OIT.

Unity Computer Labs

The Office of Information Technology supports seven public Unity computer labs, which are open to all NC State students, faculty and staff with active Unity accounts.