Q: Who is eligible for Global AWAKEnings?
First-year applicants to Wake Forest University are eligible to apply.
Q: What is the duration of the program?
Global AWAKEnings is in session for the duration of the academic year (fall and spring) in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Q: How do I apply for Global AWAKEnings?
You may indicate your interest in the first-year abroad experience via the Wake Forest Admission Application. To apply to Global AWAKEnings, please complete the Global AWAKEnings Application.
Q: Can I talk to a staff member?
Yes! We welcome your questions. You may reach a staff member at 336.758.5938 or contact Janice Claybrook (Global AWAKEnings Program Coordinator) by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: How much does the program cost?
Global AWAKEnings participants pay Wake Forest (on-campus) tuition and housing costs. Indirect costs include meals, books, transportation, and personal expenses.
Q: Where will I live?
Students live in a residential community with a first-year cohort, Wake Forest resident advisor, and a Danish social and residential advisor. A Wake Forest professor also serves as an on-site faculty member in Copenhagen.
Q: Will all of my credits earned during the program count towards graduation?
Yes. Wake Forest credit is received for all classes taken.
Q: How big is the program?
The Wake Forest cohort will consist of 15-20 first-year students.
Q: Who are the residential staff members?
A Wake Forest resident advisor lives within the residential community and has been professionally trained to live and work with students in a residential setting. Along with the Wake Forest staff member, a Danish social and residential advisor also lives with the first-year student cohort.
Assistant Director of Study Abroad/
Program Coordinator for Global AWAKEnings
Center for Global Programs and Studies
Wake Forest University