Fast Facts


The mission of Arts NC State – the visual and performing arts programs of NC State University – is to enhance the environment of the university and our community with rich and diverse arts events, installations and opportunities, and to make the arts a significant part of every student’s educational experience. Arts NC State is an umbrella organization comprised of the six visual and performing arts programs of North Carolina State University: The Crafts Center, Dance Program, Gregg Museum of Art & Design, Music Department, NC State LIVE and University Theatre. The programs of Arts NC State are also served by Arts Development, Arts Marketing, Ticket Central and the Business Office.


  • 70 staff and faculty, including adjunct professors
  • Over 100 student employees


Information is available here regarding facilities used by Arts NC State.


Through academic courses, workshops, internships and studios/labs, cutting-edge performances, productions and exhibitions, Arts NC State educates our students and community for the 21st century while providing a living link to our rich cultural heritage.