Founded in 1834, Wake Forest University is a private university located in Winston-Salem, N.C., with nearly 8,000 students from 48 states and 46 countries. We are a vibrant and diverse academic community where our students study in one or more of the 42 majors and program we offer within our six colleges and schools.
In September 2016, U.S. News ranked Wake Forest #27 in the country in their “Best Colleges” listings. From the same report, we were also ranked #6 in “Best Undergraduate Teaching” and #28 in “Best Value”.
More facts at a glance about Wake Forest University are provided below.
*Includes Reynolda Campus and Medical Center
*U.S. News, Sept. 2016
It’s about us, and the greater meaning what it means to be human. Our motto, Pro Humanitate (For Humanity), is a calling to use our knowledge, talents and compassion to better the lives of others. It can mean donating time and resources to our communities or simply a lifelong commitment to pursuing our best self. No matter your personal interpretation, it’s an opportunity to leave the world better than we found it.
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