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Wake Forest Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 8,789
Undergraduate 5,441
Graduate 3,348
Men 4,014
Women 4,775

Wake Forest Student Population

There are 8,789 students including 5,441 undergraduate and 3,348 graduate students at Wake Forest University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 8,050 full-time and 739 part-time students with gender distribution of 4,014 male and 4,775 female students. Wake Forest University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,370 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Wake Forest University has a total enrollment of 8,789 with a gender distribution of 45.67% male (4,014 students) and 54.33% female (4,775 students). There are 2,519 male and 2,922 female students in undergraduate school and 1,495 male and 1,853 female students are attending graduate school at Wake Forest University.
Student Population By Gender
Wake Forest University
TotalMenWomen
Total8,7894,0144,775
Undergraduate5,4412,5192,922
Graduate3,3481,4951,853
Full-time8,0503,7504,300
Part-time739264475
[Chart] Wake Forest University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Wake Forest University has 8,050 full-time and 739 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 5,367 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 74 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,683 students are full-time and 665 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Wake Forest University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total8,7898,050739
Undergraduate5,4415,36774
Graduate3,3482,683665
Men4,0143,750264
Women4,7754,300475
[Chart] Wake Forest University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Wake Forest University, 1,370 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,221 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 8,789 students. In undergraduate schools, 5,345 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 2,246 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Wake Forest University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total8,7895,4413,348
Online Exclusively1,370575795
In Some Online Classes6,2214,7701,451
Not In Online Classes1,198961,102
[Chart] Wake Forest University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Wake Forest University. There are 15 American Indian/Native American, 5,803 White, 692 Black/African American, 428 Asian, 665 Hispanic, 4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 180 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Wake Forest University
TotalMenWomen
Total8,7894,0144,775
American Indian/Native American1578
Asian428196232
Black/African American692289403
Hispanic665279386
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander422
White5,8032,6783,125
Two More294137157
Race Un-Known854342
[Chart] Wake Forest UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Wake Forest University.
Age Distribution
Wake Forest University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total8,7895,4413,348
Under 18330
Age 18-191,8901,8900
Age 20-212,6772,66116
Age 22-241,9408761,064
Age 25-291,35791,348
Age 30-344111410
Age 35-392071206
Age 40-492050205
Age 50-6491091
Over 64808
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Wake Forest University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment