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Wake Forest University Outdoor Pursuits

Wilderness To Wake

Application Deadline: June 9th
Acceptance Information
Acceptance Letters Sent June 20th
Event Dates:
August 18th - 23rd
Final Payment: $660 (Upon Acceptance)
Acceptance Deadline: July 8th

Application Details
In order to register for Wilderness to Wake, you will need to fill out the application here on the website. All applications will be reviewed by the program director and participants selected for one of our crews based on quality of responses and intent to take part in the program. Note that priority is given to applications in the order in which they are received. There is no guarantee of acceptance into the program but participants will be notified regarding their acceptance status prior to other pre-orientation application deadlines.

  • Once we have received your application, your materials will be reviewed by program administrators. 
  • All applicants will be notified of acceptance status via email to your account no later than June 20.     
  • If accepted, full payment of $660.00 can be made through the payment page.  Additionally, all forms included in the acceptance packet must be completed and returned via email to Lee Collette, Outdoor Pursuits Program Director, at
    • Final payment and paperwork must be received no later than JULY 8th. After this time your spot will be forfeited to those on the waitlist.

Important Dates:
June 9th: Applications Due
June 20th: Acceptance Letters Sent
July 8: Full Payment and Supplemental Paperwork Due