2019 Wolf Den Design Challenge

Do you have what it takes to win a campus-wide room design challenge?
Show off your talents and be crowned this year’s winner(s) of the annual Wolf Den Design Challenge!

Wolf Den Design Challenge 2017

We want to thank all of our students that entered the Wolf Den Design Challenge! We had over 80 students participate. Here are some of the highlights.

Posted by NC State University Housing on Monday, August 21, 2017


$1,000 in Total Prizes

Awarded via gift cards to NC State Dining, Wolfpack Outfitters, and more!

Three Categories

Contestants will have the option of picking a category for their room upon submission to the contest. Multiple categories can be selected, but contestants can only win one.

Wolfpack Spirit ($200)

Show us how your room reflects your Wolfpack Spirit with NC State colors and decor!

  • Points awarded for best atmosphere, creativity, collaboration, organization, overall design, and usability.

Home Sweet Home ($200)

Show us your design skills with this open-theme category.

  • Points awarded for best atmosphere, creativity, collaboration, organization, overall design, and usability.

People’s Choice ($200)

  • No points awarded. Winner determined by highest number of votes on their room.

Grand Prize ($400)

Winners of the Wolfpack Spirit, Home Sweet Home, and People’s Choice categories will go on to compete for the Grand Prize! The 2019 Wolf Den Design Challenge Grand Prize winner will be announced LIVE, on stage, at Packapalooza

How to enter

Thank you for your entries! Voting is now underway! The entry with the most votes wins People’s Choice! Vote for your favorite room at the link below.

Vote for you favorite space




NC State Dining

NC State Living and Learning Initiatives

NC State Parents and Family Services

NC State Student Media

NC State University Housing

Wolfpack Outfitters

Official Rules

Deadline for entry is Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 11:59pm. Voting ends August 23 at 4pm EST. Students may enter more than one category but are only eligible to win one of the chosen categories. All category winners agree to photography and publication of room images.

Submission Guidelines: Videos must be 2 min or shorter, photo entries must be hi-resolution. On-campus rooms must comply with residential guidelines and shared spaces must have both roommates permission for photo release. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited