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Campus Resources and Links

This page lists campus departments frequently needed by Wake Forest families.  For a full directory of all academic and administrative departments, visit the Directories page.  For answers to frequently asked questions, visit our Questions and Answers page.

NOTE: most administrative offices work on a Monday-Friday 8:30a.m. – 5 p.m. schedule.  However, if you have an urgent need to reach someone at the university because you have a concern that must be addressed quickly, we have designated the University Police as our 24/7 contact.  They can assess the situation and determine who best to address your concern.

The 24-hour contact number for  University Police is 336.758.5591 (non emergency) or 336.758.5911 (emergency). They can get in touch with on-call duty staff 24 hours/day.

Academic Advising
for students who would like additional assistance with academic planning and the advising process
see a video about this office

Athletic Ticket Office
for parents to order tickets to campus sporting events

for sundries, coffee, school supplies, and gifts

for students to purchase or rent textbooks

Campus Life
promotes the intellectual, cultural, social, vocational, physical and psychological growth of Wake Forest students
see a video about the Student Leadership and Organizations office
see a video about the Service and Social Action office

Campus Recreation
Recreational programs, specialists and facilities for students desiring to continue or grow towards their fitness,competitive or leadership goals. Activities will take place inside the walls of the university and in the mountains and waterways contiguous to and within the beautiful state of North Carolina.

serves the Wake Forest University community by assessing, responding to, and evaluating disruptive, troubling or threatening behaviors brought to the attention of the Team

Career and Professional Development (see Office of Personal and Career Development)

Center for Global Programs and Studies
assists students with study abroad options
see a video about this office

Chaplain’s Office and Campus Ministry
oversees religious life on campus
see a video about this office

Chemistry Center
for assistance with chemistry classes

Counseling Center
available for various personal issues, including adjustment to university life, stress management and others
see a video about this office
Grief resources for students 

Deacon Shop
the on-campus location to purchase WFU apparel and gifts for your Deacon fan

Dining Services
oversees meal plans, dining locations and more

Deacon OneCard
The Deacon OneCard is the Wake Forest Student ID.  It is a student’s room key, as well as cashless payment system for the meal plan/food dollars and Deacon Dollars

DEAC (Deacon Electronic Account Center)
The Deacon Electronic Account Center (DEAC) is an electronic billing system that allows students and authorized payers to view student account activity in real-time, 24/7. Payments are made via e-check through an Authorized Clearinghouse (ACH)

Disability Services/Learning Assistance Center
Enables students with disabilities to experience equal access to the academic, social, and recreational activities and programs at Wake Forest
see a video about this office

Golf Academy
The Wake Forest golf academy offers specialized instruction tailored to the needs of the individual golfer are offered in one-half, one-, two- and three-day academy sessions. Private lessons and club fitting sessions are also available.  This is open to Wake Forest parents and students.

Greek Life (see Campus Life above)

Information Systems
Provides technology support and services to campus. The Bridge (computer support office) is located in the ZSR Library.
336.758.4357 (HELP)

Learning Assistance Center
The Learning Assistance Center (LAC) provides study skills training and counseling and individual and group tutoring
see a video about this office

LGBTQ Center
Provides support and advocacy to Wake Forest University’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning students, faculty and staff, and education to the entire campus community about issues of gender identity and sexual orientation
see a video about this office

Math Center
The Math Center assists students with their math courses
see a video about this office

Mentoring Resource Center
Supports students’ development and engages them in the conversation about mentoring

Multicultural Affairs
Strives to foster an inclusive and welcoming campus environment marked by an appreciation of diversity
see a video about this office

Office of Personal and Career Development
Guides, equips and inspires Wake Forest students to take charge of their personal and career development
see a video about this office

Wake Forest University Career Connectors
You can join this LinkedIn group to generate student interest in your company, industry and providing career related tips & advice

Parent Programs
Serves as a resource for parents and families of Wake Forest students, oversees summer New Student Receptions for the incoming class, and works with the parents’ campaign of the Wake Forest Fund
see a video about this office

Parking and Transportation
oversees campus vehicle registration, parking, and shuttle operations

the official recorder of grades; assists with credit for courses taken elsewhere, AP/IB credit, FERPA (student privacy forms)
336.758.5207 (phone)
336.758.6056 (fax)
see a video about this office

Residence Life and Housing
oversees residence halls and campus living
see a video about this office

Student Financial Aid
encourages students with educational loans to discover helpful financial literacy and loan information

Student Financial Services
manages all Wake Forest student accounts, including tuition, housing and other University-related fees
see a video about this office

Student Handbook
the student handbook is online

Student Health Service
provides on campus primary care, urgent care, laboratory and pharmacy services and more
see a video about this office
see a video about the SAFE office within the Student Health Service

Student Union and Family Weekend
runs Family Weekend and sponsors on campus programming for students

Study Abroadsee Center for Global Programs and Studies

Office of Sustainability
supports the development of strategic initiatives for integrating principles of sustainability into university programs

University Police
protects and assists the campus community

Wake Forest Scholars
For current undergraduates and recent graduates who have interest in competitive post-graduate scholarship
see a video about this office

Wake Forest Post Office
provides student mail services on campus

Wake Wash
a laundry service run by and for Wake Forest students

Women’s Center
strives to create an educational and professional environment that supports women and promotes gender equity

Writing Center
offers students a relaxed and welcoming place to discuss writing and the writing process with trained peer tutors
see a video about this office

Zipcar Program
a car sharing program to which students can belong

Z. Smith Reynolds Library
supports the research and instruction needs of over 4,800 undergraduates and 2,200 graduate and professional students
see a video about this office