Class of 2026: Welcome to Wake Forest!

This site is for students who have received a notification from the Office of Admissions that they were admitted to the Class of 2026.

Wake the World!

Congratulations on your admission to Wake Forest! We hope you’ve taken special pride in the curiosity, kindness, and creativity that brought you here. We’d like to tell you a little more about our university and what we hold dear.

We believe inspiration thrives in the presence of the engaged liberal arts – in which classroom concepts meet real-world experience – that knowing, understanding, and transforming are forever connected to thinking, feeling, and doing. Our curriculum ensures that you’ll receive an interdisciplinary education that meets the needs of the world.


Wake Forest, Deacon-structed

To learn about the parts that make up the whole at Wake Forest, below, please experience what we have to offer.

Congratulations again on this most impressive achievement!


Engaged Liberal Arts

Engaged Liberal Arts

The cross section where classroom theory meets real-world experience

Explore Engaged Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

Students and professors explore shared areas of research interest.

Explore Undergraduate Research
Wake Downtown

Wake Downtown

State-of-the-art teaching facilities with advanced research labs

Explore Wake Downtown
Career Development

Career Development

Giving students the confidence to navigate a path from college to career

Explore Career Development
Study Abroad

Study Abroad

80% of our undergraduates have an academic study-abroad experience.

Explore Study Abroad
Pro Humanitate

Pro Humanitate

Pro Humanitate is Wake Forest’s motto, which translates as “for humanity.”

Explore Pro Humanitate
Leadership & Character

Leadership & Character

Inspire, support, and influence each other toward a common good.

Explore Leadership & Character
Sustainability

Sustainability

Learn about, engage with, and shape your own sustainability contribution.

Explore Sustainability
Wellbeing

Wellbeing

Our goal: to assist our students in leading healthy and balanced lives.

Explore Wellbeing
Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion

Programming to raise awareness about culturally relevant issues

Explore Diversity & Inclusion
School of Business

School of Business

Developing passionate, ethical business leaders for today’s world

Explore School of Business
Wake the Arts

Wake the Arts

At Wake Forest, the arts belong to everyone, regardless of major!

Explore Wake the Arts
Athletics

Athletics

Division I. The ACC. Nine national championships.

Explore Athletics
Demon Deacon

Demon Deacon

Distinguished. Distinctive. The story of our legendary mascot.

Meet the Demon Deacon
My Favorite Campus Spot

My Favorite Campus Spot

Hear from current Demon Deacons about their favorite places on campus.

Take a Look
Virtual Campus Tour

Virtual Campus Tour

Unable to visit campus? Let us show you what makes Wake Forest so special!

Take a Tour