Preparing for Your First Day

Chancellor Woodson Welcomes You!  

Congratulations on your new role, and Welcome to the Pack!!! Now that you’ve accepted an employment offer from NC State, you can begin getting ready for your first day at the university. In all the excitement of starting a new job, don’t forget that you’ll need to take care of some important business during your first few days at NC State.

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Schedule an appointment with an Onboarding Specialist

You will be notified via email from with instructions to make an appointment with the Onboarding Center. During this appointment, we will tackle several items from your New Hire Checklist together. In the meantime, here are some things for you to review before your first day but no immediate action is required:

If you have not yet received this email, please review some of the things you can do while you wait.

Are you a Foreign National?

You’ll need to review the International Taxation page and make an appointment for a tax assessment before you can be paid.

Social Security Number Updates

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Our Wolfpack World

Our employees come from all over the globe. Where do you call home?

Data collected from new employees beginning 12/1/19.