This three-story classroom and office building houses the First Year College program. The new building consists of approximately 22,000 SF on a tight, 10,000 SF site along Cates Avenue, in the heart of the NCSU campus. The building program includes the residence hall office for Tucker and Owen, including a 24-hour help desk, computer lab, computer classroom, conference space and two seminar rooms on the first floor. The second floor includes offices for the advising staff, with the third floor utilized as general office space for the University. The building includes a mixture of “NC State” red brick, a lighter buff brick and metal panels.