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Operating status normal

posted May 20, 2015, 9:09 AM by Mark Anderson

Wake Forest University is operating normally. Please visit Wake Ready for emergency preparedness information.

This message will remain in place until the University's operating status changes.

Police investigate sexual assault

posted May 6, 2015, 6:32 AM by Mark Anderson

The University Police Department is investigating a sexual assault that took place between 6 a.m. and 6:20 a.m. Wednesday, May 6.  The incident occurred at Kitchin Residence Hall near lot N.

Wake Forest University is providing resources to assist the individual involved in this incident and will continue to take actions to maintain the safety and security of the campus.

The student described the assailant as a male with dark skin between 30 and 40 years of age, approximately 6 feet tall, of average build, wearing dark jeans, dark blue or black zip-up hoodie, blue and gray running type shoes with dirty white laces, a dark blue or black knit hat.

Anyone with information that may assist in the investigation is asked to call 336-758-5911 or 758-5591.  Or, they may use University Police’s online Silent Witness system to report information anonymously.

University Police have increased security patrols in that area.

Operating status normal

posted Feb 27, 2015, 8:31 AM by Mark Anderson

Wake Forest University is operating normally. Please visit Wake Ready for emergency preparedness information.

This message will remain in place until the University's operating status changes.

Reynolda Campus will open at 9 a.m. on Friday

posted Feb 26, 2015, 12:53 PM by Mark Anderson

The Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will open at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27. Classes scheduled to start before 9 a.m. will not meet Friday.

The University’s Black and Gold shuttle line will begin running at 7:50 a.m. Friday.  The University’s Gray shuttle line will begin running at 7:28 a.m. Friday.

Local conditions will vary in the region, so please use your best judgment regarding your own safety.

Please see the Wake Alert website at wakealert.wfu.edu for any other announcements that may be made.

UPDATE: Reynolda Campus closed on Thursday, Feb. 26

posted Feb 26, 2015, 3:14 AM by Mark Anderson

UPDATE: Because of weather conditions, the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will be closed for classes and offices on Thursday, February 26. 

Travel on and off campus is hazardous, so all are encouraged to be cautious outside. 

For those planning to attend events on campus Thursday, check with the host or sponsoring organization. To obtain information on campus dining, visit wakeforest.campusdish.com. Recreation facilities, Z. Smith Reynolds Library and Benson University Center will be open Thursday. The Student Health Service will be open for urgent care only.  Please see the Student Health website at shs.wfu.edu for further information.

University shuttles will not operate Thursday.

Please continue to check the Wake Alert website at wakealert.wfu.edu for any other announcements that may be made.

Reynolda Campus will not open earlier than 9:30 a.m. on Thursday

posted Feb 25, 2015, 8:13 PM by Mark Anderson

Due to weather conditions, the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will not open earlier than 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26.

The University will assess the weather situation early in the morning and will make an announcement by 7 a.m. regarding the University’s schedule. 

Local conditions will vary in the region, so please use your best judgment regarding your own safety. 

Please see the Wake Alert website at wakealert.wfu.edu for any other announcements that may be made.

Operating status normal

posted Feb 24, 2015, 9:31 AM by Mark Anderson

Wake Forest University is operating normally. Please visit Wake Ready for emergency preparedness information.

This message will remain in place until the University's operating status changes.

UPDATE: Reynolda Campus will open at 11 a.m. Tuesday

posted Feb 24, 2015, 4:50 AM by Mark Anderson

This is an update regarding the schedule Tuesday, February 24, for the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University. 

Due to unexpected snow, the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will open at 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 24. Classes scheduled to start before 11 a.m. will not meet Tuesday.

The University’s Black and Gold shuttle line will begin running at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday.  The University’s Gray shuttle line will begin running at 9:58 a.m. Tuesday.

Local conditions will vary in the region, so please use your best judgment regarding your own safety.

Please see the Wake Alert website at wakealert.wfu.edu for any other announcements that may be made.

Reynolda Campus will open at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday

posted Feb 24, 2015, 3:51 AM by Mark Anderson

Due to unexpected snow, the Reynolda Campus of Wake Forest University will open at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 24. Classes scheduled to start before 9:30 a.m. will not meet Tuesday.

The University’s Black and Gold shuttle line will begin running at 8:20 a.m. Tuesday.  The University’s Gray shuttle line will begin running at 8:28 a.m. Tuesday.

Local conditions will vary in the region, so please use your best judgment regarding your own safety.

Please see the Wake Alert website at wakealert.wfu.edu for any other announcements that may be made.

Operating status normal

posted Feb 18, 2015, 7:27 AM by Mark Anderson

Wake Forest University is operating normally. Please visit Wake Ready for emergency preparedness information.

This message will remain in place until the University's operating status changes.

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