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May 15, 2023

Details about Commencement Weekend 2023 will be available online in mid-spring 2023.

Family Weekend

October 7-9, 2022

Football tickets are on sale via Athletics. Event registration will open 8/3.

The Demon Deacon

First-Year Families (P’26)

For first-year families, whose students will start at Wake in August 2022. Throughout the fall semester 2022, we will offer special messages about the adjustment to college life that your student is experiencing.

Incoming families

Incoming Families (P’27)

For early-decision families, whose students will begin in fall 2023 with the Class of 2027. Learn more about how to get connected with Wake Forest’s family communications.

Hearn Plaza with Wake Chapel in the background

Prospective Families

Information and resources for families of current high school students who are considering WFU.

Upperclassman families

Upperclass Families

Information and resources for families of current sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Daily Deac
  • Last Day of our Fiscal Year
    Today is the last day of our fiscal year. If you have not made a gift to the Parents’ Campaign of the Wake Forest Fund […]
  • New Faculty of Note
    There are two new faculty members of note that I just learned of this week: “Grammy award-winning producer and Winston-Salem native Patrick “9th Wonder” Douthit […]
  • Pick a Strategy
    College students have a lot to manage: they have an email inbox with a constant stream of incoming information, and once school begins they will […]

Family News

  • Action needed: check your WFU Student Health Portal

    The following message was sent to all new undergraduate students in the Class of 2026. Good morning, new Deacs! This message is being sent to all incoming new students as a reminder of Friday’s (July 1) deadline to turn in your completed Health Information & Immunization Form.

  • July 4th Holiday

    The Reynolda Campus will observe Independence Day as a staff holiday on Monday, July 4….

  • Wake Forest vs Army Family Weekend Tickets – On Sale TOMORROW

    NEW FOR THIS YEAR, football game tickets will be purchased directly from the WF Ticket Office and will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, June 22.

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Daily Deac

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