An applicant for admission who has attended another college must have an overall average of at least C on all college work attempted and must either be a graduate of a standard junior college or furnish a certificate of honorable dismissal stating eligibility in all respects to enter the last college attended.
The availability of on-campus housing also varies from semester to semester. Applicants who desire housing may be accepted as day students if there is a lack of residence hall space.
Transfer students are eligible for all Wake Forest need-based financial aid programs. There are no available merit-based scholarships for transfer students. For information on our need-based financial aid programs, visit our financial aid web site.
Applications for the fall semester will be reviewed beginning on April 1. Applications for the spring semester will be reviewed beginning November 1.
Important transfer admission links
Each of the following items must be submitted in order for your application to be considered:
NOTE: Submission of standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) is optional. Find out more.
Students desiring a second undergraduate degree must apply to transfer to Wake Forest University. You must still complete all degree requirements (including all basic and divisional requirements) prior to earning your second degree. In order to graduate from Wake Forest, you must complete at least half of your degree and half of your major and minor (if applicable) at Wake Forest.
Submit all materials to:
PO Box 7305
Winston-Salem, NC 27109-7305
Individuals desiring to continue their education as non-degree seeking students may take courses at Wake Forest. Only students who have already earned an undergraduate degree will be considered. The following items must be submitted in order for your application to be considered: