Admissions Archive


WFU move-in traffic alert for Aug. 22

August 21, 2018  |   Admissions, Events, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest will welcome the class of 2022 on Wednesday, August 22. Traffic around the Reynolda Campus is expected to be heavy throughout the day beginning around 7 a.m. as families arrive for move-in, which officially begins at 8 a.m.


Wake Forest welcomes class of 2022

August 15, 2018  |   Admissions, Events, Student, Top Stories

More than 1,400 first-year students will move into Wake Forest residence halls on Wednesday, Aug. 22. This class was admitted from an applicant pool of nearly 13,000. Seventy-four percent of the class of 2022 were in the top 10 percent of their high school classes.


Three WFU students named Kemper Scholars

June 5, 2018  |   Admissions, Student, Top Stories

Three Wake Forest University students, Kaya Borlase, Alexis Nickl and Doug Maier, all rising sophomores, have been selected from a group of national finalists for the Kemper Scholars Program.


Five Fulbright Scholars named in WFU’s Class of 2018

May 18, 2018  |   Admissions, Recognition, Student, Top Stories

Five members of Wake Forest University’s Class of 2018 have been awarded grants from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program for the 2018-2019 academic year.


Angela Harper named Gates Cambridge Scholar

April 19, 2018  |   Admissions, Recognition, Scholars, Student, Top Stories

Angela Harper (’17), a physics student already pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Cambridge as Wake Forest’s first Churchill Scholar, has been selected for the Gates Cambridge Scholarship to earn her Ph.D. at the distinguished British institution.


Mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar

April 13, 2018  |   Admissions, Recognition, Scholars, Student, Top Stories

Dylan King, a sophomore mathematics and computer science major from Walnut Cove, N.C., has been named a 2018 Barry S. Goldwater Scholar. King was selected as one of 211 students from around the country to receive the award for the 2018-19 academic year.


‘Entrepalooza’ to highlight and explore entrepreneurship

April 4, 2018  |   Admissions, Events, Student, Top Stories

Hosted by Wake Forest University’s Center for Entrepreneurship, this two-day conference will bring together innovators and world -class leaders to explore the thriving, growing and influential field of entrepreneurship.


WFU statement supporting peaceful protests

February 26, 2018  |   Admissions, Top Stories, University Announcement

Wake Forest University joins dozens of colleges and universities in assuring all those applicants who choose to participate in peaceful protest in response to the tragic events that transpired in Parkland, Florida.


Peace Corps recognizes Wake Forest

February 22, 2018  |   Admissions, Top Stories

The Peace Corps ranks Wake Forest among the 2018 Top 25 Peace Corps Volunteer Producing Colleges and Universities. This year, Wake Forest is ranked 16th among small colleges and universities.


WFU awards and recognitions briefs

January 26, 2018  |   Admissions, Faculty, Staff, Student, Top Stories

The WFU Awards and Recognitions briefs celebrate milestones of faculty, staff and students at Wake Forest.

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