Paper or Pixels.

There are four options to choose from when you’re ready to apply to Wake Forest:

We have no preference. The choice is yours!

Students walk through Tribble Courtyard past early-blooming fruit trees

Dates & Deadlines

Webcam Interviews May – November
Live Virtual Information Sessions Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Early Decision I Deadline: November 15
Merit-Based Scholarship Deadline: December 1
Early Decision II Deadline: January 1
Regular Decision Deadline: January 1

Nelson Brunsting, an admissions counselor at Wake Forest University, demonstrates the use of a web cam to interview prospective students

Online Personal Interviews

While an online personal interview is not required, it is one of the best ways for us to get to know each other.

We welcome the conversation no matter how it takes place.

Early Decision

Early Decision

If you know that Wake Forest is your first choice, don’t keep it a secret. Early Decision, which offers two windows of opportunity, sounds like it might be for you.

Wake Forest University holds a dedication ceremony for the new Muslim Student Lounge

International Students

The Forest is populated by students from more than 50 countries other than the United States. Whether you would add to that count or join someone from your homeland, we welcome your interest.

Wake Forest engineering students in EGR 112 hold their expo to show the results of their projects

Transfer Students

If you’re looking for a change of scenery and opportunity, Wake Forest may be for you.