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Orientation and Move-In

We asked current students to think back to their freshmen year and what they wish they had known.  Their advice is below. ———————- Coordinate with your roommate on who will bring what.  The in-room refrigerator/microwave is a nice addition. On travel, arrive a couple days early to get acclimated and make sure you’re organized to move […]

Orientation and Move-In

We asked parents of rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors to think back to their student’s freshmen year and what they wish they had known.  Their advice is below. ———————- Expect to wait in a long line of cars on move-in day; be patient and know that you WILL make it to the front of the […]

Pre-Orientation Programs

What’s even cooler than Orientation? Pre-Orientation, of course. You can start your Wake Forest experience early with one of our optional Pre-Orientation programs. Make a few new friends out in the wild, get to know your new home through volunteer work with your new classmates, learn about Wake Forest history and traditions, or climb a […]

Orientation

May 14 Email from the Office of Academic Advising

Dear [student’s name] I am writing from the Office of Academic Advising (OAA) to extend my welcome to you as a member of the Wake Forest Class of 2020. I and my staff look forward to being in touch with you over the summer and meeting you on August26 for Orientation! To “meet us”, I […]

Deac On

The three sessions listed below provide an important opportunity for you to reflect and dialogue with your peers on critical areas of first-year experience. Attendance and short reflections are required; attendance will be taken. Students enrolled in FYE101 are excused from the check-ins.  Check In #1: Living in Community Description: During orientation, you engaged in […]

August 13 Email from the Office of Academic Advising About Schedules

August 13, 2015 Dear New Demon Deacon, Your fall course schedule will be available to you earlier than planned.  You will be able to view it on WIN tomorrow – Friday, August 14 – at 1 pm EST.  With your schedule in hand, you will be able to order textbooks (see attachment for instructions) and […]

July 30 Email from the Office of Academic Advising

The following message was sent to new students on July 30th from the Office of Academic Advising. ——————— July 30, 2015 Dear Newest Demon Deacons, August is almost here.  Move-In Day is about three weeks away and many of you will be arriving even earlier than that for Pre-Orientation programs. Consider this email your friendly […]

July 8th Email from WFU Office of Academic Advising: COURSE REGISTRATION INFO

The following message was emailed to all incoming first-year students from the Office of Academic Advising. —————— July 8, 2015 Hello New Students! The time has arrived: Round I of Registration begins Monday. To be ready, be sure that you have: checked your registration time in WIN by clicking “Check Your Holds & Registration Status” […]

Take Advantage of All Wake Has to Offer

We asked current students to think back to their freshmen year and what they wish they had known.  Their advice is below. ———————- Do something every day that is worthwhile.  Whether that be studying a new spot or getting a meal with someone you may not know all that well, your 4 years will fly by.  […]