A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a computer-based tool that can store, create, manage, analyze, and display geographic or spatial data on a map. NC State GIS uses this technology to collect, update, distribute and analyze geographic information.

Laurel Krynock, GIS Administrator,
Dave Wynne, GIS Project Manager
Heath Huovinen, University Surveyor

Campus Map

NC State University Campus Map

Printable Maps

Campus Map and Directory (11×17 PDF)
Campus Map (42×42 PDF)
Campus Map – Accessibility (92×92 PDF)
Campus Map – including Lake Wheeler and Reedy Creek (30 x 42 PDF)

Download GIS Data

Building Footprints (shapefile)  | Revised August 2021

Campus Perimeters (shapefile) | Revised August 2021
includes Central, Centennial, North, South, West, Reedy Creek, and Lake Wheeler precincts

Campus Existing CAD Map (AutoCAD file) | Revised August 2021

Additional Resources

Download GIS Data Standards
GIS Data Collection Standards and Geospatial Data Standards  |  Revised January 2020

Enterprise GIS Steering Committee
Information about committee members, meetings, and more.


Frequently asked questions for GIS.


NC State University makes every effort to produce and publish the most current and accurate content possible. However, the maps and data are produced for informational purposes, and are NOT surveys. The information is compiled from various sources and not intended for official use or legal reference. The user of this site should not solely rely on the data provided herein. The information provided may not be used for commercial purposes or sold.