Information on this site is for the class of 2020. Information for the class of 2021 will be available May 2017.

It’s new, exciting, and somewhat anxiety-inducing, and it starts right now. Never forget to enjoy every minute of it. You’ve arrived. Slap on the bumper sticker. Wear the t-shirt. Lose yourself in school spirit. You might not know them yet, but you’re among friends.

This site is meant to complement the book sent out upon your decision to become a Deacon.

By now, our Admissions Office should have sent your Wake Forest username and password, enabling you to access both your WFU Google Mail account as well as the Wake Information Network (WIN). If you need your Wake Forest account information, please contact Admissions at or 336.758.5201.

Should there be any important changes or updates to the material on this website, we will alert you to such changes through your WFU Google Mail account. Therefore, we recommend you get into the habit of checking this email account regularly over the summer at Please note: when logging into your WFU Google accounts, remember to type “” after your WFU username.

WIN is the administrative system used by students to register for classes, update contact information, and access student accounts. You can access WIN by using your Wake Forest username and password at

Students: Print copies of Forestry 101 will be mailed to your residence during the third week of May. Before you receive your copy, or if you just wish to view it digitally, you are welcome to download the PDF version here.

Parents: This website has important information for you as well in the Parents & Families section.

Transfer Students: You will find a list of deadlines and forms more relevant to you on the website for The Office of Academic Advising.

MAY 14
Begin purchasing your laptop (optional) - Available May 14Complete in WakeWare
Submit Wilderness to Wake Pre-Orientation Application (optional)Application
Complete Directed Self-Placement AssessmentForm
Contact College Board to submit AP scoresMore Information
Submit IB scoresInformation
Submit Housing and Dining ApplicationComplete in WIN >Virtual Campus >Residence Life & Housing

Video tutorial: Completing the Housing Application Form
Authorize Third-Party Payers on DEACaccountInstructions
Submit Health Information and Immunization FormForm
Submit Deacon OneCard PhotoSubmit Here
Submit Disabilities DocumentationDisability Services
Complete Technology@WFUComplete in Sakai
Complete Foreign Language Placement TestComplete in WIN
Submit Deacon Camp Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Application
Submit S.P.A.R.C. Pre-Orientation Application (optional)Application
Submit Worldwide Wake Pre-Orientation Application (optional)Application
Sign up for Project Wake: Exploring Difference, Embracing Diversity (optional)More Information
Submit B.U.I.L.D. Pre-Orientation Application (optional)More Information
JULY 18 - JULY 22
Round 1 of Registration (students self-register for up to 10 hours)More Information
Complete Course Preference Survey
Sent via email
Tuition DueInstructions
Complete Alcohol and Other Substance Misuse Prevention Online Course (AlcoholEdu)

Course is available on August 1. Deadline is August 25.
Prevention Programs
Complete Sexual Misconduct and Interpersonal Violence Prevention Online Program (HAVEN)

Program is available on August 1. Deadline is August 25.
Prevention Programs
Submit Marching Band Pre-Orientation Application (optional)<a href=""Commitment Form
Submit SUMMIT Christian Ministries Conferences Application (optional)Application
Submit Intercultural Center Protégé Mentoring Program Application (optional)Application
Complete Health Insurance Enrollment/Waiver FormEnrollment/Waiver
Housing Assignments ReleasedSent via email
Check WIN for Financial HoldsWIN
Register your car for Parking Pass (if applicable)Parking and Transportation
Print Move-in Day Parking PassFirst-Year Student Parking Pass
Transfer Student Parking Pass
Register cellphone with Wake ReadyInstructions
Register property with University PoliceForm
Download the Live Safe App (optional)More Information
Submit Tuition Insurance Form (optional)Information and Instructions
Complete your Handshake Profile with the Office of Personal and Career Development Visit OPCD for more information
Read your chosen "Project Wake" bookInstructions and Steps
Sign Student Technology Agreement Complete in WIN >Personal >WFU Agreements >Information Systems' Digital Agreements >Student Technology Agreement
Further instructions can be found, here.