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Fall 2016 at Wake Forest University

New Students!: The Office of Academic Advising would like to officially welcome the newest members to the Wake Forest family, the Class of 2020. To assist with your transition from high school to college, our office has put together a list of questions commonly asked by new students. This FAQ is meant to complement the Forestry 101 guidebook you will receive and the New Undergraduate Students website.

A YouTube Message for Incoming Students: Please follow the links for a pair of messages from Associate Dean of Academic Advising, Christy Buchanan – Part I || Part II

Follow us on Facebook! The Academic Advising Facebook page is the best way to stay informed on new course offerings, changes in University policies, and interesting and important campus events. Find us at facebook.com/wfu.oaa.

Spring 2017 FYS 100 Courses

by October 26, 2016

Spring 2017 First Year Seminar course descriptions are now available! You can view the full list of FYS courses and descriptions at the following PDF link: http://college.wfu.edu/files/2016/10/Spring-2017-First-Year-Seminar.pdf. Every FYS is topical and constructed by the individual faculty member. For more information about Wake Forest First Year Seminar classes, or to view course Read more »

Fall 2016 – Open Course Report – 8.31.2016

by August 31, 2016

The most recent open course report for Fall 2016 is now available. It is accurate as of Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 4:49. All courses with availability are listed. The full report can be downloaded at the following link: OCR_Fall_16_083116 As this report is in .xlsx format, it is fully Read more »


by August 30, 2016

Attend class Get to know their professors and academic adviser Communicate … respectfully…and face-to-face (not just by email) Whether it’s to clarify course requirements, assignments, or deadlines; to just to get to know one another; or to address a problem, nothing can replace face-to-face communication. For Read more »

February in Farrell for First-Year Students!

by February 1, 2016

The Office of Academic Advising is sharing the message below on the behalf of Ms. Sharon Payne in the School of Business.  Students who are interested in the School of Business should make sure the dates below are on their calendars. February in Farrell for First-Year Students! Please Read more »

Graduate School Test Prep Options

by January 28, 2016
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The Test Prep Academy at Winston Salem State University is open to the public and prepares students for the most critical national exams. If you are looking for an cost-efficient, local alternative to larger test prep providers, WSSU’s Test Prep Academy may be what you are looking for. The Read more »