Group Visits

Group visits are a great way for many students to visit a college campus alongside their peers from their school or academic program. While we would like to accommodate all visitors who wish to come to campus, high demand for group visits does not allow us to guarantee this opportunity. We ask that all groups take the time to review our guidelines and submit the Group Visit Request Form at least three (3) weeks prior to the preferred visit date. The admissions staff will review the request and make a decision based upon schedule availability. We will make contact with our decision as soon as we are able.

Prior approval is required for all groups planning a formal visit to Wake Forest. 

Due to tour guide availability, group visits for the summer of 2019 will have self-guided tours following an information session led by a staff member.

We are unable to accommodate any group visits January through April, 2020.


Requirements

Due to the high number of visitors coming to the Wake Forest campus, all groups should follow these guidelines:

  • Special Group Visits are for high school groups and CBO/CBI student groups only
  • Students should be in grades 9-12
  • Submit request to visit no later than three weeks prior to the preferred date
  • Groups must provide at least one chaperone for every 10 students visiting the campus
  • If your group has fewer than 20 students, please register each student individually on our Schedule Your Visit webpage
  • Maximum group size is 40 students plus chaperones
  • Requests should come from schools, academic programs or educational organizations. For all other requests, please contact the Admissions Office at 336.758.5201.

Undergraduate Admissions can accommodate visits once per day, Monday through Friday. Group visits are not offered on weekends. Groups have the option to request an information session and/or guided-tour. Each typically last about an hour, but can be offered as abbreviated versions.

As you explore Wake Forest University, feel free to contact our office if you have any questions or concerns. For general information please call the main office line at 336.758.5201. We look forward to working with you.

Prior approval is required for all groups planning a formal visit to Wake Forest.

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