Please read carefully all instructions throughout the application process. Once an area of study has been selected, you will be given instructions specific to that program. The application will not be successfully submitted unless all required fields are completed. Once you have started your application you will receive an email with a temporary PIN and a link to your application portal. After you have created your password you can return to the portal to work on your application over as many sessions as you need. All information is transmitted through a secured server.

Materials such as your personal statement, CV, writing sample, and unofficial transcripts should be attached to the online application. Instructions are provided throughout the application process. 

Graduate Programs in Arts & Sciences
(Reynolda Campus)

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please review the Admissions Checklist or contact the appropriate Graduate School Office for the program you are applying to.

Graduate Programs in Biomedical Sciences
(Bowman Gray Campus)

For more information on applying to one of Wake Forest’s Biomedical Graduate Programs, visit the How to Apply page on the School of Medicine website.

Please remember to keep your email address up-to-date on the “Personal Information” page.  All communications will be sent to the address you provide there.

Wake Forest University is committed to diversity, inclusion and the spirit of Pro Humanitate.  In adherence with applicable laws and as provided by University policies, the University prohibits discrimination in its employment practices and its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, disability and veteran status.

Additionally, the University promotes the full realization of equal employment opportunity for women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program. Inquiries regarding the University’s non-discrimination policies should be directed to the Office of Institutional Equity: