Alumni Admissions Forum

Friday, June 21, 2019
(schedule is subject to change)

8 – 8:55 a.m. Check-In and Morning Gathering
Porter B. Byrum Welcome Center and Admissions Office

9 a.m. Alumni Admissions Forum Opening Session
Kulynuch Auditorium

9:45 a.m. Break
Continue to enjoy refreshments on the patio and in the living room.

10 a.m. College 101
Kulynuch Auditorium

10:50 a.m. Break

11 a.m. Breakout Sessions

  • Best. Essay. Ever!  (students)
    Kulynuch Auditorium

  • Financial Aid and Scholarships (parents)

    ZSR Auditorium

  • College Parenting (parents of rising seniors)
    ZSR, 204

12 p.m. Lunch

Reynolda Hall, 2nd Floor

1:15 p.m. Choose Your Own Adventure

  • WFU Campus Tours
    Walking tour providing broad overview of the campus, led by Admissions’ Tour Guides.
  • Campus Recreation 101
 – Reynolds Gymnasium
    Tour the newly renovated spaces and learn about the many programs and opportunities offered.
  • School of Business 101
 – Farrell Hall, Room 108
    Farrell Hall tour and presentation of the programs and current admissions process for the undergraduate School of Business.
  • Global Programs and Studies 101
 – ZSR Library, Auditorium

    Learn about Wake Forest’s opportunities to study internationally.
  • Office of Personal and Career Development 101
 – Reynolda Hall, OPCD Suite, Innovation Station
    Learn about the Wake Forest career community and what it means for students.

2:30 – 4 p.m. Q & A Farewell Reception

Porter B. Byrum Welcome Center and Admissions Office

At the conclusion of your afternoon tour, make your way back to the Welcome Center for an informal reception. Enjoy refreshments and another opportunity to ask questions of the Admissions Team.


Thursday, June 20, 2019
(schedule is subject to change)

12 – 4:45 p.m. Check-In
Reynolds Gymnasium, Living Room

1 – 2:15 p.m.  Walking Tour of Campus
Departing from Reynolds Gymnasium

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.  Tour of Wake Downtwon and Info Session
Shuttle departing from Benson Circle (Lot C)
Learn about Wake’s courses of study in Engineering, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery. Tour the rehabilitated R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company building that is adjacent to the medical education programs of Wake Forest School of Medicine.

4:45 – 8 p.m. Tours of recreational and athletic facilities and BBQ buffet
Tour Reynolds Gymnasium, McCreary Field House, David F. Couch Ballpark, and McCreary Tower.
$25 per person includes a delicious BBQ buffet in the Grille at McCreary Tower.