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V.I.P. is a thoughtfully-crafted and informal gathering of prospective students and their families sponsored by the Wake Forest Office of Undergraduate Admissions and is designed to provide a meaningful opportunity for historically underrepresented students and their families to begin picturing themselves as a very important part of the Wake Forest Community. Click on a city to register!

September 28 – Charlotte, NC
October 15 – Miami, FL (registration available soon)
October 22 – Washington, D.C.

For more information, visit our V.I.P. website.

The Streakin' Deacon Admissions Tour

The Wake Forest Admissions Office has swiped the keys to Mother, So Dear’s classic RV – and we’re traveling throughout North Carolina in September. Where will we meet you? Click on a city to register!

September 21 – Wilmington

All events are rain or shine.  In case of rain, we will move to covered shelter.

Join Us For Discovery Day

Learn about Wake Forest from current students, professors and admissions officers. Begin the day with an admissions information session, experience the Wake Forest classroom and faculty during a mock lecture, and get the student perspective as you tour our vibrant community.

DATES: Monday, October 9 and Friday, November 10 (twice daily)

IB Open House

High school juniors who are pursuing the IB Diploma are invited to learn more about Wake Forest University during this half day open house. This program showcases our liberal arts focus, academic rigor, faculty/student interaction, undergraduate research, and expansion of global community through international study.

Date: Monday, October 16 from 10am-1pm

Near & Far

Join us for the Near & Far Open House designed for high school students from North Carolina. You will have the opportunity to learn how the university so near to you can take you so far. Members of the Wake Forest community will share details about student life, the admissions process, study abroad, and more!

Date: Monday, October 30 from 9am-12pm

Campus Weather

Check the Wake Alert site or Wake Alert Twitter feed for weather-related closings. If the Reynolda campus is closed, the Admissions Office will be closed.

See the campus WeatherSTEM station for current conditions and a live view of campus from the Miller Athletic Center.

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