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Welcome to Aggieland! This page should be helpful to all students who are newcomers to Greensboro or to North Carolina A&T. Explore the links to learn more about Greensboro, NC. You will also find useful links to help you with university parking, identity card, computer accounts, etc. Some of the links on this page are not associated with North Carolina A&T State University; the university does not endorse nor take responsibility for content on third party websites.
- Out and About in Greensboro and North Carolina
- Greater Greensboro Consortium
- Grocery Stores
- Health Insurance
- Hotel Information
- Local Information
- NC A&T Computer Accounts Activation
- New Graduate Student Orientation
- Registering for Classes
- Shopping Malls/Plazas
- University ID
- Graduate Catalog
New Graduate Student Orientation is held once each semester for students who have accepted to North Carolina A&T State University. The School of Graduate Studies faculty and staff look forward to welcoming you to A&T and to the Greensboro area during our New Graduate Student Orientation Program. The purpose of New Graduate Student Orientation is to introduce you to your new colleagues and campus, and to orient you to University resources and procedures. ORIENTATION INFO
The Graduate Catalog includes the current Graduate School policies, regulations, and curriculum guides. View Catalog
The Greater Greensboro Consortium is a program designed to expand the course options available to degree seeking students from Bennett College, Elon University, Greensboro College, Guilford College, Guilford Technical Community College, High Point University, North Carolina A&T State University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. If you are interested in taking advantage of this program, READ MORE.
If you choose to live on campus, Housing and Residence Life can help you with on-campus housing. if you decide to live off campus, check with your department to see if there are continuing students who are looking for a roommate. Some websites to help you in finding local off-campus accomodations are listed below:
You may register for classes using our online course registration system: Aggie Access On-Line. You can access this by selecting Aggie Access Online from the next web page when you click on Student Gateway. You will need a Student ID and PIN in order to register for classes. For detailed information, see the University Registrar’s webpage.
The NCA&T Aggie ONECard is your passport to many services including official university identification card, library card, meal card, key for on-campus residence halls, purchasing snacks and drinks from on-campus vending machines, making copies, mail, health services, making purchases at the bookstore, ticket for football and basketball games, etc.
We strongly recommend that you are adequately insured to meet unanticipated health care costs. The Sebastian Health Center provides health care services to students while they are on campus. The health center can also help with information on required immunizations and insurance plans. If you have an immunizations hold that is preventing you from registering for classes, you must contact the Sebastian Health Center directly at 336-334-7880.
For information on email accounts, Blackboard course management system access, computer laboratories, wireless access, network security, software downloads and training, please visit the Division of Information Technology's website.
The local newspaper (News and Record) maintains a good website that provides information on local attractions, including museums, nightclubs, parks, recreation, civic organizations, and libraries. It also has information on education, employment, and apartment rentals, among other things: http://www.news-record.com/
Best Western Plus Windsor Suites
2006 Veasley Street., Greensboro, NC 27407
Hampton Inn Greensboro
2004 Veasley Street, Greensboro, NC 27407
Hyatt Place Greensboro
1619 Stanley Road, Greensboro, NC 27407
Marriott Greensboro Downtown
304 N Greene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
704 Green Valley Road Greensboro, NC 27408
Quality Inn and Suites Coliseum
2112 West Meadowview Road, Greensboro, NC, US, 27403
Phone: (336) 292-2020
Sheraton Four Seasons
3121 High Point Road, Greensboro, NC 27407
Bank of America: http://www.bankofamerica.com/
First Citizens Bank: http://www.firstcitizens.com/
RBC Bank: http://www.rbcbankusa.com/
State Employees Credit Union: http://www.ncsecu.org/
SunTrust Bank: http://www.suntrust.com/
Wells Fargo: http://www.wellsfargo.com/
Food Lion: http://www.foodlion.com/
The Fresh Market: http://www.thefreshmarket.com/
Harris Teeter: http://www.harristeeter.com/
Lowes Foods: http://www.lowesfoods.com/
Tanger Outlets Mebane (Approximately 25 minutes away on I-40 East)
Concord Mills (Approximately 1 hour away on I-85 South)
Hanes Mall (Approximately 40 minutes away on I-40 West)
International Civil Rights Center and Museum
Greensboro Historic Museum
The Carolina Theatre
North Carolina A&T Art Galleries
Weatherspoon Art Gallery
Hiking the Appalachian Trail
NC Outer Banks