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March Dining Update

ARAMARK/Campus Dining has released its March 2016 Dining Update.  The Spring Break Hours of Service are also online.

Grocery Store Shuttle and Spring Break Dining Hours

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For anyone staying on campus during spring break:


Grocery Store Shuttle Bus

This Friday March 4th

running continually between

3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Pick Up / Drop Off in Benson Circle


There will be limited dining options on campus next week.  See the Spring Break Dining Hours of Service.

Wake Forest community encouraged today to stay informed about the weather

Due to forecasts for unsettled weather today in North Carolina, it is recommended that Wake Forest students, faculty and staff stay informed about the the weather through local news media–TV, radio, print and online.

In addition to substantial rain, the forecast Wednesday for the Winston-Salem area is for potentially strong, damaging winds. Detailed forecasts are available from numerous local news outlets.

Safe Spring Break Info Session – March 3

University Police and its campus partners are hosting a Safe Spring Break Info Session on March 3rd from 11:30am-1 pm in the Benson University Center, 3rd floor.

Information is available here: 2016 Safe Spring Break Info Session

Room Selection for Fall 2016 (Current Students Only)

Housing selection for fall 2016-2017 for current students only will take place April 11 – 15, with some specific processes (e.g., Fraternity/Sorority housing selection) occuring in early April. Please see the Room Selection 2016 flyer for specific dates. Room selection times, which will be delivered to students on March 28, are randomly generated based on your student’s housing classification. (i.e., all rising seniors have selection times that are randomly assigned for April 11 and 12) The more semesters a student has lived on campus, the earlier the selection time will be.  Selection times are not based on GPA or number of credit hours. Please encourage your student to attend an information session, and consult our FAQs for additional information.

For new families with students in the Class of 2020, room assignments for incoming first-year students will take place later this summer.  Information will be available in early May whe the New Students website for 2016 goes live.

Citizens Police Academy Lunch and Learn Series

The police department will be conducting a Citizens Police Academy Lunch and Learn series from February 10 through April 20.  This will give Wake Foresters an opportunity to gain insight into the daily functions and responsibilities of our law enforcement personnel. The overall goal of the Academy is to improve police and community interaction. Graduates will be able to share knowledge gained with others in the community, thereby helping others become more familiar with the University Police.

Sessions include instruction in:

Executive Staff Responsibilities

Records and Technology


Rape Aggression Defense

Community Oriented Policing


Detectives Division

Communications 911 Center/ Emergency Manager

Patrol Division

You must attend 6 of the 10 sessions to receive a graduation certificate. 

Students and International Travel

From the Student Health Service:

Spring and summer break are right around the corner. Is your son or daughter considering international travel for leisure, study abroad or service? If so, the Student Health Service International Travel Clinic should be part of their travel planning.

Students traveling to Central and South America, Punta Cana and the Caribbean, should be aware of the possibility of mosquito borne infections, including Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue and malaria. Wake Forest Student Health Service advises students who are planning such travel learn about ways to prevent illness and stay healthy prior to travel. For detailed information about destination specific travel recommendations visit:

For the latest information regarding the Zika virus please visit the Student Health Service website.



Information about Dining, Student Health During the Snow Day

From the Wake Alert web site: “Student Health will see patients on a limited, urgent care basis. All appointments will be rescheduled. Please call 336.758.5218 or visit for more information.”

4:30 PM UPDATE: ARAMARK/Campus Dining provided a snow update Monday 430 pm with dining hours for open dining venues.


Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest to be Closed on Monday February 15

Because of weather conditions, the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will be closed on Monday, February 15.  Classes will not meet on campus. Offices will be closed.

Travel on and off campus Monday is expected to be hazardous, so all are encouraged to be cautious outside.

For those planning to attend events on campus Monday, check with the host or sponsoring organization. To obtain information on campus dining, visit Recreation facilities, Z. Smith Reynolds Library and Benson University Center will be open Monday.

Student Health will see patients on a limited, urgent care basis. All appointments will be rescheduled. Please call 336.758.5218 or visit for more information.

University shuttles will not operate Monday.

Please continue to check the Wake Alert website at for any other announcements that may be made.

Wake Forest Communications and External Relations

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