Meeting Our Students’ Needs
We're tackling challenges like food and housing insecurity together.
$37,000 for Feed the Pack in the Pantry Bowl
The inaugural competition with UNC-Chapel Hill brought in the equivalent of about one-third of the pantry’s operating budget.
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3,200+ Student Emergency Fund Grants since 2018
The Student Emergency Fund is an important resource for students, whether facing a car repair or a global pandemic.
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110+ Course Materials Purchased by the Libraries
The Libraries Student Resource Fund purchased more than 110 textbooks and other materials in the 2021-22 academic year.
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Since the launch of Pack Essentials in 2017, NC State has committed to building out resources to support students in need. Overcoming challenges to success doesn’t stop with enrollment; we must ensure our students can thrive once they arrive on campus.
Our donors have stepped forward to be dedicated partners in reducing food and housing insecurity, as well addressing other financial barriers to success.
I always say one student is too many; thousands is unacceptable — because that is really the approach I think we need.
Student ombudsperson and assistant vice provost, Division of Academic and Student Affairs
With meal plan scholarships, housing scholarships, the Student Emergency Fund, the International Student Support Fund, the Libraries Student Resource Fund and more, there are so many ways donors are making an immediate and lasting difference for students.