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Meeting Spaces and Research Facilities

Our campus is engineered for innovation. You’ll find meeting spaces to serve every need, world-class research labs and equipment, and bright minds ready to help you tackle real-world problems.

One Card for Everything

As affiliates of the university, our Centennial Campus partners can access various amenities, benefits and resources with the help of a Wolfpack One Card. To obtain your Wolfpack One Card, you must:

  • Ask your company’s designated representative to submit a request. Your designated representative will email the authorized request to Marie Bauschka at
  • Marie will process the request and provide confirmation when your Wolfpack One Card is ready to pick up.
  • You will pick up your ID from the Wolfpack One Card office on the main level of Talley Student Union at 2610 Cates Avenue, Raleigh, N.C. They are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

16,000 People

on average visit our bustling Centennial Campus each day, including partner employees, students, faculty and staff.

A Hub for Innovation

Centennial Campus partners have access to cutting-edge laboratories and research equipment housed within our colleges. Discover centers and institutes that bring together faculty, industry, government and nonprofit partners to solve problems facing our communities and society at large.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has 18 on-campus research facilities that make research and innovation accessible to scientists. Research ranges from bioinformatics to dairy processing.

College of Engineering

The College of Engineering has more than 20 centers, institutes and laboratories. In those facilities, faculty and students participate in comprehensive research with local, national and global impact.

College of Natural Resources

The College of Natural Resources offers technical services to industry professionals in forestry, wood and paper products, and tourism. The college also has 11 centers and cooperatives that collaborate with community, industry and government to find solutions to real-world issues.

Wilson College of Textiles

With several world-renowned centers and institutes, Wilson College of Textiles is uniquely poised to work with partners to solve problems. The college’s extensive facilities offer capabilities in testing, analysis, fabrication and product development.

College of Veterinary Medicine

Diagnostic and research laboratory programs within our preeminent College of Veterinary Medicine unite more than 100 faculty, representing a variety of disciplines and research areas, to provide solutions to problems that are of importance to our state and the wider world.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences tackles many of today’s grand challenges — including sustainable growth, access to healthy foods, safety and security, and managing ethnic, religious and gender differences.

College of Design

The College of Design’s research initiatives and faculty labs highlight a commitment to address the most pressing local and global issues of society and the design profession, including high-performance buildings, visual narratives, health and well-being, and sustainable and resilient communities.

College of Sciences

The College of Sciences has a variety of state-of-the-art research facilities to advance the technology that helps spawn discovery. Their many research centers and institutes can be found on campus and throughout North Carolina.

Office of Research and Innovation

Centers and institutes within NC State’s Office of Research and Innovation provide platforms for the sharpest minds across the UNC System to collaborate, investigate and discover.

Bringing Innovation to Market

Our Office of Research Commercialization teams up with industry partners to license available technologies developed by NC State innovators.

A researcher examines material under a microscope in a lab on NC State's Centennial Campus.