Alumni Admissions Forum

Friday, November 22, 2019

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

  • Welcome
  • Why is Mother So Dear?

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

10 a.m. College 101
Kulynuch Auditorium

10:45 a.m. Break

11 a.m. Breakout Sessions

  • Best. Essay. Ever!  (students only)
  • What I Wish I Knew . . . A conversation with current WF students (students only)
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships (parents only)
  • College Parenting (parents only)

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.
  • Fine Arts 101Scales Fine Arts Building, Ring Theatre
    Interested in art, dance, music, or theatre? Wondering about the opportunities here at Wake for continuing a special interest or pursuing a course of study? Hear from faculty representing the fine arts and then tour the spaces of Scales Fine Arts Building.
  • Global Programs and Studies 101 – ZSR Library, Auditorium
    Janice Claybrook, Assistant Director and Program Coordinator for Global AWAKEnings
    Learn about Wake Forest’s opportunities to study internationally.
  • School of Business 104 – Farrell Hall, Room 104
    Bonnie Flythe, Undergraduate Student Integrative Services

    Farrell Hall tour and presentation of the programs and current admissions process for the undergraduate School of Business.

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. There is no formal conclusion to the day – please depart at your leisure.