1834 Wake Forest Rd.

Winston-Salem, NC, 27106

Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC) provides the best of the academically-leaning liberal arts colleges, along with the opportunities of large, state-supported universities.

Applications Accepted: Common App, Coalition App, Institutional App

Do you require test scores for the Class of 2022? No, we are test optional

Admissions policies for Undocumented and DACA Students: Wake Forest is a partner institution for the Golden Door Scholars Program. Selected students receive scholarships amounting to the full cost of attending Wake Forest.

Forms Required: FAFSA, CSS Profile

Do you meet full need? Yes

Additional financial aid information:Submit application for admission by the priority deadline -- no separate application required! -- to receive best consideration for any and all scholarships awarded by Wake Forest, including the Joseph G. Gordon Scholarship (for historically underrepresented students) and the Magnolia Scholars Program (for first generation students).

Student Experience

Average Class Size: 22

Retention Rate (percentage of students who return for year two): 94%

6-Year Graduation Rate: N/A

Majors: Click Here

Other: Students declare their major in the Spring semester of their Sophomore Year .. Students have the academic flexibility to combine multiple academic disciplines, creating double (or even triple!) majors or minors.

Student Population

5,441 Undergraduate Students

11% Asian

6% Black/African-American

9% Latinx

70% White

1% unknown

0.6% Native American or Alaska Native