Alumni Admissions Forum

June 2017

Admissions Interviews (rising seniors only) – Admissions will set aside afternoon interview times for rising seniors on Thursday, June 22 and Friday, June 23.  The deadline to register for an interview while here for Alumni Admissions Forum is June 12.  Use this link to request an interview.

Thursday, June 22

Consider coming a day early and participating in the following optional activities:

  • Admissions’ Guided Walking Tour of Campus – 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • WAKEDowntown Tour – 3:00 – 4:45 p.m. (Ride the shuttle to tour Wake Downtown and learn more about the new engineering programs.)
  • Campus Dining Tour – 5:15 – 7 p.m. (Walk through a few of the campus dining venues and dine together at the final spot. Visit with fellow alumni families and WFU representatives.) $18 per person.

If you elect to come on Thursday, please check-in at our Welcome Desk  from 1 – 5 p.m. and pick up your registration packet.  You will then not need to check-in early on Friday morning.

Friday, June 23

8:00 a.m. – Check-In (Welcome Center)

9:00 a.m. – Welcome & WFU Info Session

10:00 a.m. – College 101 and Thoughts from the Dean

10:50-11:00 a.m.  –  BREAK

11:00 a.m. –  Breakout Sessions

Best. Essay. Ever! (students)

Financial Aid and Scholarships (parents)

11:45 a.m. – Break for Lunch

Noon-1:15 p.m. – Picnic Lunch – Reynolda Hall

1:30 p.m. – Discover Campus – Choose one (family members may split up):

  • Admissions’ Guided Walking Tour of Campus
  • Business School 101 – Farrell Hall
  • Global Programs and Studies 101 – ZSR Library
  • Office of Personal and Career Development (OPCD) 101 – Reynolda Hall
  • ZSR Library 101 – ZSR Library

2:30 p.m. – Farewell Reception – Gather back for refreshments and another opportunity to ask questions of Admissions Officers.