School Overview

Wake Forest University is a Private, 4 years college located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Wake Forest ranked 59th in National Universities and 4th in North Carolina Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 8,947 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Wake Forest's acceptance rate is 25.18% last year (undergraduate school).
Wake Forest University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Wake Forest University is 25.18% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 37.00%. The application fees are $85 for undergraduate programs and $80 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate25.18 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)37.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$85
Graduate Application Fees$80

Tuition & Fees

Wake Forest's 2022 tuition & fees is $59,770 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $39,240.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$59,770
Graduate Tuition & Fees$39,240
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,947 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 737 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Wake Forest has 5,472 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,475 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,947
Undergraduate Students5,472
Graduate Students3,475
Online Enrollment737

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs99 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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