Prospective Families & Visits

Porter B. Byrum Welcome Center

We are so glad you decided to check out Wake Forest University. We love it here and know you will too!

Prospective students can meet with Hillel & AEPi students and/or a representative from the Office of Jewish Life, which is within the Office of the Chaplain, when they visit Wake Forest.

Hillel and Jewish Life programs are open to all prospective students and their families. Check the events page to see all our programs.

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions hosts campus visits most days throughout the year. Please visit the Office of Admissions Schedule a Visit page to view your options for exploring Wake Forest’s campus and community.

Contact Us

Jewish Life Office

Dr. Gail Bretan
Program Director, Jewish Life
The Office of the Chaplain
Wake Forest University
Benson Center 321, PO Box 7204
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Jewish Studies

Dr. Barry Trachtenberg
Director, Jewish Studies
B101, Tribble Hall


Gabriel Frank Benzecry
Hillel President


Matt Kanter
AEPi President

SSI – Students Supporting Israel

Phillip Yurchenko
SSI President

Office of the Chaplain

Peggy Beckman
Administrative Coordinator
8D, Reynolda Hall

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