Services for NC State Departments

Services for NC State Departments

Campus Enterprises offers a variety of services that help departments better serve their students and employees.

Meetings + Special Events

Rave! Events is your source for planning meetings and events in:

  • Talley Student Union: More than 283,000 square feet of space including meeting rooms, grand ballroom, theatre, outdoor event space, on-site printing, restaurants and bookstore. Located on Cates Avenue adjacent to Reynold Coliseum.
  • Park Alumni Center: Located on Centennial Campus, this elegant facility has premium meeting spaces, a grand ballroom and a large outdoor patio. Ample parking is available.
  • Lonnie Poole Golf Course: Clubhouse with meeting rooms, dining room and firepit patio overlooking Centennial Campus and downtown Raleigh. Eighteen holes of championship golf. Ideal for luncheons, golf outings and fundraisers. Ample parking.
  • Duke Energy Hall: Located in the award winning Hunt Library this features more than 7,000 square feet of meeting and presentation space.
  • Witherspoon Student Center: Centrally located; this multipurpose facility features a 500-seat theater, art gallery, library, study area and meeting rooms.

These spaces are available for a variety of needs: meetings, workshops, fundraisers, retreats, golf outings/tournaments, galas and official university functions. We can even partner with you to bring in noted speakers.

Our team can help you find the right space and identify other needs that you might have, such as a/v, catering, decor and even food-related take home gifts. We have multiple options to meet your budget as well.

To learn more or to start planning an event, call 919.51.EVENT (919.513.8368) or visit

Guests arrive at the Park Alumni Center.

Entertaining + Lodging

There’s no need to go off campus to entertain your campus guests or get out of the office for lunch. We offer three sit-down restaurants on campus that take campus P-Cards as well as an Autograph Collection Hotel on Centennial Campus. 

If you’re hosting visitors or want a special place to dine, we offer three options with table service that are sure to satisfy and impress.

  • 1887 Bistro Located above Wolfpack Outfitters on the third floor of Talley Student Union. Features sweeping views of Cates Avenue. Lunch served daily 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call: 919.513.6046
  • Terrace Dining Room Indoor and outdoor seating at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course, with views of the course, Centennial Campus and downtown Raleigh. Lunch served daily 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. with an afternoon menu until 7 p.m. Brunch available on the weekends. Call: 919.515.4343
  • State Club Restaurant Indoor and outdoor lakeside seating within the Park Alumni Center. No membership required for lunch. Open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call: 919.515.0557

For parties of 10 or more, please call for a reservation. All NC State Dining locations accept campus P-Cards.

Guests are entertained at one of NC State's dining options.

Printing + Promoting

Wolf Xpress can help you not only with printing and producing your letterhead, reports, brochures, banners and displays, we can also help you promote your event in Talley Student Union 

Staff pick up printing from Wolf Xpress.

NC State Branded + Custom Products

The NC State Stores features two on-campus retail options: Wolfpack Outfitters in Talley Student Union and a smaller shop in Wolf Ridge on Centennial Campus. These stores have a wide selection of presentation folders, retirement gifts, thank you notes, thumb drives, office products and other merchandise. Departmental billing is available, and eligible purchases receive a 20 percent discount off the order in addition to being sales-tax exempt.

In 2016, the NC State Stores introduced State of the Art, a new store in Talley Student Union, which focuses on NC State-branded apparel and merchandise. It even has an on-demand t-shirt printing machine and custom design services.

We work with University Communications and Trademark Licensing to make it easy to order branded apparel and promotional products without an extended multi-bid and approval process with competitive pricing and turnaround times.

Learn more at, call 919.513.6107 or stop by our store in Talley Student Union.

An NC State Sciences-branded coffee mug.

Employee Perks + Programs

Campus Enterprises offers a number of ways for our faculty and staff to save money on campus. 

This teaching facility offers eighteen holes of championship golf, an elegantly appointed clubhouse, full-service golf shop and indoor training facilities, restaurant and bar, plus an outdoor fire pit overlooking downtown Raleigh. Faculty and staff enjoy reduced daily rates and a package plan for frequent play. Visit or call 919.833.3338 for details.

A cake baked by Yates Mill Bakery.


Call: 919.513.3017