Wake Forest University Overview


Reviews 0 Write a Review!

Located in Winston Salem, North Carolina, Wake Forest University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.

In the most recent statistical year 13,281 prospective students applied, and 3,903 were granted admission. Of those admitted 1,284 enrolled in the school. 7,463 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 374 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2015/2016, excluding room and board, is $47,120 plus fees of $562.

Wake Forest University is ranked 756 nationally in the tonbori.info 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Quick Stats


In-State Tuition + Fees


Total Enrollment


Percent Admitted



75th Percentile Score

SAT Reading


75th Percentile Score

SAT Math


75th Percentile Score

Graduation Rate

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Wake Forest University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Wake Forest University is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.

4 Years

82% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

87% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

88% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199847 IPEDS survey data for Wake Forest University.

universities in virginia ub gpa calculator best engineering colleges in usa ranking gpa high school fsu gpa calculator stanford requirements colleges in texas community colleges near me purdue gpa calculator