2,161 Alumni, Parents and Friends

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WAKEWilmington is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan a variety of programs throughout the year for all ages to participate in social, athletic, networking, and service opportunities. We hope you will join us at our next event. Go Deacs!

Upcoming Events

No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or alumni@wfu.edu with event ideas!

Past Events


WFU vs. FSU Game Watch
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Business After Hours with Rogan Kersh
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Pro Humanitate Days Project
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Calling all Wake Foresters in Wilmington! Join your fellow Wilmington Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days!


Streakin' Deacon Admissions Tour
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


New Student Welcome Breakfast
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Pro Humanitate Day for Stamp Out Hunger
1:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Join fellow Wake Forest Alumni, Parents, and Friends when we gather as one to volunteer on Pro Humanitate Day and show the world that Good Wears Black.


2nd Round of the ACC WFU vs VA Tech Game Watch
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


WFU vs. VA Tech Game Watch
4:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Bowl Watching Party
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Picnic Luncheon Hugh Macrae Park
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Join us for a catered luncheon at Hugh Macrae Park. Check out the Streakin' Deacon, play kid friendly games like corn hole, and pose for your picture with the Deacon!

Community Leadership


Cary McCormack ('72, P '01, P '04)

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.