Skip to main content

Recreation and Well-Being

Whether you're hitting the gym, hopping on the greenway or heading to our very own golf course, you'll find plenty of opportunities to focus on wellness as a Centennial Campus partner.

Lonnie Poole Golf Course

Lonnie Poole is a public 18-hole golf course designed by the legendary Arnold Palmer. The course is playable for all skill levels, while also offering a challenge to low handicap players. With breathtaking views of the Raleigh skyline and Centennial Campus, the course has become a favorite in the golf community. Our partners receive preferred tee times, in addition to a discounted rate.

Discounted Affiliate Rate:
Monday through Thursday: $50
Friday through Sunday: $69
Call 919-833-3338 to make a tee time.

An NC State flag blows in the wind on the Lonnie Poole Golf Course.

Be Well at NC State

NC State Wellness and Recreation provides premier facilities, programs and services to help every member of the Wolfpack lead a healthy, active lifestyle. As affiliates of NC State, Centennial Campus partners and their households are eligible for Carmichael Complex memberships. These memberships include access to state-of-the-art fitness facilities, our aquatic center, group fitness classes, an indoor climbing wall, intramural sports and more.

In order to enroll, partners must present their Wolfpack One Card at the Carmichael Complex Member Services Suite. If you have questions, contact member services coordinator Zach Mehlenbacher at

A view from Carmichael Complex overlooking nearby athletic fields.

Get Your Wolfpack One Card

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 5:00 p.m.

75-Acre Lake

Nestled within an urban oasis, Lake Raleigh is just steps away from university buildings, corporate and government partners, and residential space.