Wake Forest University

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC

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Questions and Answers about Wake Forest University

Taylor B.
2 months ago
Do the students at Wake Forest have good relationships with their teachers?
Aiden T.
2 months ago
Are Wake Forest University's scholarships based on merit or financial need?
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WFU provides both merit-based and need-based scholarships. For more info, please visit https://financialaid.wfu.edu/
Aiden T.
2 months ago
Does Wake Forest University have a public database of previously transferred courses that have been accepted?
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There is no public database. Students wishing to receive transfer credit must report and request approval with the Office of the University Registrar. For more info, please visit https://bulletin.wfu.edu/procedures/transfer-credit/
Aiden T.
2 months ago
What locations does Wake Forest University frequent in your study abroad program?
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Aiden T.
2 months ago
How are roommates selected for first year students at Wake Forest University?
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First-year roommates are assigned by the Office of Residence Life and Housing based upon a number of factors that indicate compatibility and common interests. https://rlh.wfu.edu/students/incoming/#:~:text=First%2Dyear%20roommates%20are%20assigned,know%20individuals%20different%20than%20themselves.
Cameron M.
3 months ago
What kind of merit scholarships does Wake Forest University offer?
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Majors offered at Wake Forest University

Biggest majors
Political Science and Government
Communication, General

Academics at Wake Forest University

Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selective (29% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Wake Forest University demographics

66% White
8% Black
6% Hispanic
5% Asian
3% Multiracial
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Common careers for Wake Forest University students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Physician Assistant (PA)97k
Product Manager, Software90k
Software Engineer82k
Management Consultant79k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)78k
Marketing Manager71k
Data Analyst64k
Based on 6,363 student responses
61.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
124.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
43%in High-Meaning careers
13%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University financial aid

Grants per year
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