You + Wake Forest

Wait Chapel and the quad seen through a Wake Forest ironwork symbol

Wake Forest, Deacon-structed

Wake Forest University invites you to pursue the life of the mind with enthusiasm; put our cherished motto of Pro Humanitate into action; build lifelong friendships; and connect your academic learning to the world through service, clubs, student government, athletics, civic engagement, field trips, study away, internships, and so much more. 

Put simply, Wake Forest prepares you to live a life of meaning and purpose.

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


Explore what the Forest has to offer.

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
School of Business

School of Business

Developing passionate, ethical business leaders for today’s world

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Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion

Programming to raise awareness about culturally relevant issues

Explore Diversity & Inclusion
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
Academic Evolutions

Academic Evolutions

Student stories about enriching academic opportunities

Watch Their Stories
Virtual Campus Tour

Virtual Campus Tour

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

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