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A Final Update about the Waitlist

We write today with a final update for those who remain on the waitlist: It has been a historic year for admission at Wake Forest, regarding the size of our applicant pool, the qualifications of those who applied, and the composition of the incoming class. […]

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A Summer Waitlist Update

As we prepare for the summer, we’d like to provide some more information about our waitlist. By now, applicants on the active waitlist with a June 1 reply date should have received an email about the option to extend their date of consideration. (If you’ve […]

Today’s the Day (by 11:59 p.m.)!

Here’s one of our favorite Wake Forest stories: One of our graduates hid a secret letter for his sister in the library stacks. Being seven years older, he had no idea if she’d attend Wake Forest to find it – but trusted she would. He […]

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The Class of 2026 Invitation to WFU!

Dear Class of 2026, Congratulations on your admission to Wake Forest University! We look forward to seeing you in the fall! You have chosen the right place to nurture the qualities of the liberal arts: the ability to think critically and creatively, to attend to […]

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