Wake Forest University is committed to being a learning community that values and upholds the humanity of all people. This extends to student, faculty, staff, and all university members participating in programs off campus. We encourage everyone to explore the resources below prior to departure on a study away program or before any WFU sponsored travel.

Diversity Abroad

Wake Forest University is a member of Diversity Abroad, whose mission is to create equitable access to the benefits of global education. Diversity Abroad has resources on:

  • Racially and Ethnically Diverse Students
  • High Financial Need Students
  • First Generation College Students
  • Students with Disabilities
  • LGBTQI+ Students
  • Religious Identity
  • Women
  • Men
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Students
  • International Students
  • Athletes
  • Faculty Program Leader Resources

Students, faculty, and staff have access to Diversity Abroad as part of our membership; contact studyabroad@wfu.edu or call 336.758.5938 for login information.

WFU Resources

Additionally, many great resources can be found by utilizing the knowledge of Wake Forest offices and departments across campus. These include, but are not limited to, the following:

Outside Resources

Further information related to specific identities and countries is detailed on the sites below.

If you would like more information, or would like to meet with a study abroad advisor to discuss identity abroad, please contact us to set up a meeting.

Wake Forest University has completed Diversity Abroad’s Global Equity & Inclusion Scorecard and earned a Gold rating. The Global Equity & Inclusion Scorecard is a comprehensive and proprietary assessment that leverages Diversity Abroad’s Global Equity & Inclusion Guidelines to provide leaders with the data, insights and guidance needed to improve the health of their global education operation and ensure such educational activities support the academic success and career readiness of all students. Our completion of this audit demonstrates our commitment to incorporating a diversity, equity, and inclusion lens into global education programming.