About Us

Dean’s Welcome

Donna McGalliardOn behalf of the entire Residence Life & Housing staff, I would like to welcome you to the Wake Forest University Residence Life & Housing website. Our hope is that you will have an informative and successful visit. Along with our colleagues across campus, Residence Life & Housing strives to make the student’s experience as enjoyable as possible, while also supporting the University’s goals in education and social responsibility.

We are committed to serving the total educational experience of students by providing a climate for the exchange of ideas, an atmosphere for broadening intellectual experiences, and a comfortable setting for the interaction of men and women as social beings.

Donna McGalliard, Ed.D.
Dean, Residence Life & Housing


Our Mission

The Office of Residence Life and Housing fosters secure, comfortable, inclusive, and engaging learning communities which prepare students to lead lives of meaning and purpose.

Outcomes

As members of vibrant and diverse residential learning communities, Wake Forest students will:

  • Find an authentic sense of belonging
  • Successfully navigate citizenship within diverse communities
  • Develop the skills, knowledge and perspective to maintain a healthy, balanced life.
  • Exhibit responsibility for self, others, property, and the environment.

Revised June 2016


Master Plan

Housing Master Plan