OIT provides IT services for all NC State employees. Everyone who uses the university’s IT resources, either on campus or remotely, must abide by the university’s Computer Use Policy.


Connecting & Communicating

Unity Account & MyPack Portal

  • Your Unity credentials (ID and password) – Keys to your online identity at NC State and access to many online services and resources.
  • MyPack Portal – Gateway to online systems and services, including employee information and self-services; faculty access to the Student Information System; administrative staff access to Financial and HR systems.


NEVER share your Unity password with ANYONE, no matter how urgent the request.

Email & Calendaring

  • Google Apps @ NC State – Chosen to provide a single campus-wide calendaring and email system for students, faculty and staff.

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Your Workspace

Labs & Environments

File Space & Storage Services

Administrative Applications & Systems

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Services for Researchers

Networking capacity for research

High Performance Computing (HPC)

  • HPC services
    • distributed and shared memory computing
    • data storage
    • suite of applications
    • training, consulting and collaboration on computational issues
  • NC State HPC Partner Program
    Maximizes the use of HPC resources and support for participating faculty partners and the NC State community.
  • Research Computing Committee
    • Advises on policies and priorities for research computing services offered by OIT
    • Assists with aligning services with NC State’s strategic priorities
    • Coordinates with other research computing services within the university and regional and national resources

Software services

Virtual Computing Lab services

The Virtual Computing Lab (VCL) provides easy-to-use Web-based access to the university’s high-performance computing systems and high-end applications.

Research Data Management Planning

To support research projects and grants across campus, OIT collaborates with the following:

For more information, see:

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Help & More

Help Desk

For general IT assistance, see NC State Help Desk. Some colleges and departments provide additional resources, desktop computing and local network support. For more help options, visit Help & Support.

IT Security Resources


Training & Consulting

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