Emails New Families Have Received

Important Messages for New Families

Throughout the summer, Wake Forest Family Communications will be sending a weekly message to families in the Class of 2026. The newest emails will appear at the top of the page.


  • June 27 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, Looking ahead to your Deacs’ arrival in August, we want to draw your attention to a few key items this week: Fall tuition notification will be issued July 6th (due to the 4th […]
  • June 21 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, We’re bringing you our weekly email with FYIs, due dates, and other considerations for you as your student gets ever closer to beginning their Wake Forest experience. Here’s what you should know this […]
  • June 13 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, It’s a brand new week, and time for our weekly update for P’26 families. This week, we want to draw your attention to the following items: Now that senior year is finished (or […]
  • June 6 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, June is here, and there will be more and more things your students will be asked to do from now until August. Here’s your weekly update on things families should know (see all […]
  • CORRECTION May 31 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Incoming families – we are writing with a correction to our weekly update sent this morning. The deadline for students to take their ALEKS PPL calculus and chemistry placement tests (if applicable) is July 2 (not June 6). The results from […]
  • May 25 Join us for a Wake Forest New Student Reception!
    Join us for a virtual New Student Reception! This summer, all Class of 2026 new students and their families are invited to join us for a virtual reception. These programs will provide a glimpse into life at Wake Forest, top […]
  • May 23 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, We’re bringing you the weekly email with FYIs, due dates, and other considerations for you as your student gets ever closer to beginning their Wake Forest experience. (In case you missed last week’s […]
  • May 17 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, Yesterday was Commencement at Wake Forest, where we celebrated the achievements of the Class of 2022. If you want a taste of what Commencement might look like four years from now, you can […]
  • May 9 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Dear parents and families of incoming students, We hope you have had a chance to begin reviewing the information on the New Students website and its special parents and families section. This week, we want to draw your attention to […]
  • May 2 Weekly Update for Incoming WFU Families
    Bottom Line Up Front: The New Students website is now live! This website is your hub for all information related to incoming students and families and has due dates and deadlines, and more.  There is a special parents and families […]
  • Information for families of Early Decision students
    The following message was sent to Early Decision I and II families with incoming Class of ’26 students Bottom Line Up Front: The Early Decision website is live. The newstudents.wfu.edu website for the Class of 2026 will launch May 2nd and will include important […]
  • Welcome to Wake Forest University: Important Dates and Details
    The following message was sent on Friday, March 18th to the Early Decision 1 and 2 Students for the Class of 2026!

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