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Commencement

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 opened 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
  • College Student vs Family Roles
    Yesterday, a message went out to incoming students who are still not in compliance with our immunization requirements. Those students will not be allowed to […]
  • Some Packing and Orientation Thoughts
    I am a big fan of planning ahead, so today is all about thinking through contingencies of what your students might need to have on […]
  • Clarifying Some Items in the Move-In Guide
    I hope that our P’26 and transfer families had a chance to look at our Move-In Guide, which we sent out this past Friday. A […]

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