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Wake Forest University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Winston-Salem, NC

Location and Setting

Winston-Salem Population
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
340 acres


26.6 average low in January, 83.6 average high in September
116 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Winston-Salem
Nearest Train Station
30 mile(s) from campus in Greensboro


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
77% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
24-Hour Security Patrols
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances

Personal Support Services

Health Service
Personal Counseling
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation

Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Demon Deacon
School Colors
Old gold and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Women's Club Sports
Men's Club Sports

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, racquetball, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities
Not reported
Not reported
Army ROTC offered on campus

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