Full Schedule of Events

Welcome & Check-in

Families check in at the registration area in the Benson Center during Family Weekend Friday, November 1 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Benson University Center Your first stop of the weekend! Visit the fourth floor of Benson to check in and pick... Read More »


2019 Fall Symposium WF Journal of Law and Policy

Right to Try Laws WF Journal of Law and Policy Symposium November 1, 2019 9:45-4PM Friday, November 1 9:45 AM - 4 PM (come and go as you are available)
Room 1312, Worrell Professional Center

This symposium will bring together...

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Faculty Lecture

Dr Jake Ruddiman, Associate Professor of History at WFU, headshot Friday, November 1 10:00 AM
Pugh Auditorium, Benson University Center

"Is this the Land of Liberty?" Soldiers Seeing Slavery in the Revolutionary...

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Museum of Anthropology

Day of the Dead figurines at the WFU Museum of Anthropology Friday, November 1 Saturday, November 2 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The Museum is located behind WFDD and next to Kentner Stadium on the Wake Forest University Reynolda Campus.... Read More »


Departmental Open Houses

A student presents her research to parents Friday, November 1 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Various Locations

Learn more about opportunities for your student and meet WFU staff. View the Open House...

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Wake Downtown Open House

Wake Downtown logo 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Wake Downtown (455 Vine Street)
Parking and Shuttle Information

Visit Wake Downtown at the Innovation Quarter!...

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Reynolda House Museum & Gardens

Front of Reynolda House Museum of Art with a fountain and gardens in the foreground Friday, November 1 1:30 - 4:30 PM
Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Reynolda is a rare gem among the nation’s cultural institutions and...

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OPCD: Internship Search Strategies

Office of Personal and Career Development Logo Friday, November 1 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Pugh Auditorium, Benson University Center

Doing an internship next summer can help your student develop skills,...

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Undergraduate Research Day

A student presents her research to parents Friday, November 1 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: ZSR Library

Held in conjunction with Family Weekend, Undergraduate Research Day is one of the...

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Global Away 101

Global Programs and Studies Logo Friday, November 1 3:30 - 4:30 PM
Pugh Auditorium, Benson University Center

Come hear from the Advising team from the Center for Global Programs...

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Reception Honoring 2018-19 Parents' Campaign Donors (by invitation)

Reception for 2018-2019 Parents' Campaign Donors Friday, November 1 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Green Room, 1st floor Reynolda Hall

The Office of Family Engagement is hosting a casual reception honoring...

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Field Hockey versus Virginia

WFU Field Hockey player takes a shot Friday, November 1 6:00 PM
Kentner Stadium

Come cheer on our Demon Deacons!

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Theatre Production: "The Crucible"

Friday, November 1 Saturday, November 2 Sunday, November 3 7:30 PM Friday and Saturday 2:00 PM Sunday Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center The Wake Forest University Theater... Read More »


Student A Cappella Concert

Student perform at WFU Family Weekend Student A Cappella Concert Friday, November 1 8:00 PM
Wait Chapel

Friday concludes with a cherished event held in Wait Chapel. A variety of talented A Cappella and Choir...

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Welcome & Check-in: Saturday Edition

Families check in at the registration area in Benson University Center during Family Weekend Saturday, November 2 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Benson University Center

On Saturday morning, our registration area will be open for families to check in,...

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Welcome Address: Dr. Nathan O. Hatch

Photograph of Dr. Nathan O. Hatch Saturday, November 2 9:00 AM
Benson University Center, Pugh Auditorium

Join us in Pugh Auditorium as President Hatch addresses the Demon Deacon...

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School of Business Open House & Reception

WFU Schools of Business Open House during Family Weekend Saturday, November 2 9:30 - 11:00 AM
Farrell Hall Living Room

Join the families of current and future business school students to meet faculty and...

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Family Movies: Toy Story 4 and Brian's Song

Movie poster for Toy Story 4 and a picture of characters Brian Piccolo and Gayle Sayers from the movie Brian's Song, films that will be shown in Pugh Auditorium on Saturday, November 2 during Family Weekend Saturday, November 2 12:00 PM - Midnight Pugh Auditorium, Benson University Center Free with Family Weekend Registration Toy Story 4 Once again... Read More »


Museum of Anthropology

Day of the Dead figurines at the WFU Museum of Anthropology Friday, November 1 Saturday, November 2 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The Museum is located behind WFDD and next to Kentner Stadium on the Wake Forest University Reynolda Campus.... Read More »


Game Day Cookout

Photo of a visitor serving themself a plate of barbeque Saturday, November 2 9:30 AM - kickoff
David F. Couch Baseball Park (adjacent to BB&T Field)

A great opportunity for the whole family to relax and...

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Demon Deacon Football versus NC State

Demon Deacons Football vs NC State - WFU Students cheer on the Demon Decons with gold pompoms Saturday, November 2 12:00 PM
BB&T Field

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Come cheer for the Demon Deacons as they take on the NC State Wolfpack! Tickets in...

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Theatre Production: "The Crucible"

Friday, November 1 Saturday, November 2 Sunday, November 3 7:30 PM Friday and Saturday 2:00 PM Sunday Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center The Wake Forest University Theater... Read More »


Sunday Brunch in the Benson Center

WFU Family Weekend family enjoying Sunday Brunch Sunday, November 3 8:30 - 10:00 AM
10:00 - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Benson University Center, Room 401

Choose one of the three seating times...

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Sunday Services on Campus

A gathering in front of Wait Chapel Sunday, November 3

Catholic: 11:30 am (Pugh Auditorium)
Episcopal: 6 pm (Davis Chapel)
Wake Forest Baptist: 11 am (Wait Chapel)

Back to Sunday...

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Theatre Production: "The Crucible"

Friday, November 1 Saturday, November 2 Sunday, November 3 7:30 PM Friday and Saturday 2:00 PM Sunday Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center The Wake Forest University Theater... Read More »