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.

Andy Belcher, GIS Manager/Developer 
Dave Wynne, GIS Project Manager
Heath Huovinen, University Surveyor

Please note: If you have a time-sensitive question or request, please call 919-513-1132 for the fastest response.

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 October 2020

Campus Perimeters (shapefile) | Revised October 2020
includes Central, Centennial, North, South, West, Reedy Creek, and Lake Wheeler precincts

Campus Existing CAD Map (AutoCAD file) | Revised October 2020

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.