The information on this website was produced for new students entering Wake Forest University during the Fall of 2015 (Class of 2019). Information for students entering WFU during the Fall of 2016 (Class of 2020) will be made available late-Spring 2016.
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 email@example.com 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 google.wfu.edu. Please note: when logging into your WFU Google accounts, remember to type “@wfu.edu” 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 win.wfu.edu.
Students: Print copies of Forestry 101 were mailed to your residence during the second week of May. If you have not yet received your copy or 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.
Submit Wilderness to Wake Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Application
Submit Housing and Dining Application Complete in Win >Virtual Campus >Residence Life & Housing
Complete Directed Self-Placement Assessment Complete Directed Self-Placement Assessment
Request reporting of AP/IB scores to Wake Forest Information
Authorize Third-Party Payers on DEACaccount Instructions
Submit Health Information and Immunization Form Form
Complete Technology@WFU Complete in Sakai
Submit Deacon OneCard Photo Submit Here
Submit Disabilities Documentation Disability Services
Complete Foreign Language Placement Test Complete in WIN
JULY 13 - JULY 17
Round 1 of Registration (students self-register for up to 8 hours) More Information
Complete Course Preference Survey
Sent via email
Submit Worldwide Wake Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Application
Submit Deacon Camp Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Application
Submit S.P.A.R.C. Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Application
Sign up for Project Wake: Exploring Difference, Embracing Diversity (optional) More Information
Tuition Due Instructions
Complete MyStudent Body MyStudent Body
Submit Marching Band Pre-Orientation Application (optional) Commitment Form
Submit SUMMIT Christian Ministries Conferences Application (optional) Application
Submit Protege Mentoring Program Application (optional) Application
Complete Health Insurance Enrollment/Waiver Form Enrollment/Waiver
Housing Assignments Released Sent via email
Sign the Technology Program Agreement Complete in WIN
Register your car for Parking Pass (if applicable) Parking and Transportation
Print Move-in Day Parking Pass Parking Pass (incoming freshman)
Parking Pass (transfer students)
Register cellphone with Wake Ready Instructions
Register property with University Police Form
Complete Project Wake Instructions and Steps
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
Purchase ThinkPad Protection (optional) Complete in WIN