Wolfpack Welcome Week

Students at RecFest

Get moving with a variety of exciting events during Wolfpack Welcome Week. Whether you are looking to meet new friends or create a new routine, we have everything you need to kick off the fall semester.

Signature Events

NC State students running in the Moonlight Howl and Run.

Moonlight Howl and Run

Friday, August 13
11:59 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
Belltower

Celebrate the start of the year with this 1.6-mile midnight fun run around campus. Hang out afterward with a post-race party and live DJ on Stafford Commons. 

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Students at RecFest 2019

RecFest

Saturday, August 21
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Miller Fields

Enjoy an evening of fun at RecFest, an interactive event offering free food, giveaways and entertainment. Bring your friends and be part of one of the largest events on campus.


Wellness and Recreation Events

Date Event Time Location
Thursday, August 12 Climbing at the Climbing Center 2 – 9 p.m. Wellness and Recreation Center Climbing Center
Friday, August 13 Climbing at the Climbing Center 2 – 9 p.m. Wellness and Recreation Center Climbing Center
Monday, August 16 Fitness Center Tours 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wellness and Recreation Center Main Entrance
Monday, August 16 “Semester Ready” Educational Session 6 – 7:15 p.m ZOOM, Wellness and Recreation Center, Room 2150
Monday, August 16 Bubble Soccer Extravaganza 6 – 10 p.m. Miller Fields
Monday, August 16 Virtual Info Session: Intramural Sports Job Opportunities 7 – 7:30 p.m ZOOM
Tuesday, August 17 “Fuel Your Fitness” Tabling 6 – 8 p.m. Wellness and Recreation Center
Tuesday, August 17 Grass Volleyball Bash 6 – 9 p.m. Miller Fields
Wednesday, August 18 Fitness Center Tours 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wellness and Recreation Center Main Entrance
Wednesday, August 18 “Semester Ready” Educational Session 6 – 7: 15 p.m. ZOOM, Wellness and Recreation Center, Room 2150
Wednesday, August 18 Cornhole Tournament 6 – 9 p.m. Miller Fields
Thursday, August 19 “Self Care 101: Taking Care of You” Educational Session 6 -7 p.m. ZOOM
Thursday, August 19 Spikeball Tournament 6 – 9 p.m. Miller Fields
Wolfpack Welcome Week Schedule