Eastern Wake 4.0

5401 Rolesville Road
Wendell, NC 27591

With a focus on technology-forward education and workforce development programs, Eastern Wake 4.0 is Wake Tech’s newest site along the I-87/US 64 corridor in Wendell. Eastern Wake 4.0 refers to the term Industry 4.0, a reference to a fourth industrial revolution with the convergence of machines and processes with information and communications technology such as 5G, big data, cloud computing and smart manufacturing. Plans for the 106-acre site include a Public Safety Simulation Complex, a General Education and Students Services Building, and a Technology 4.0 facility. Programs will include the Associate in Engineering degree, Emergency Medical Science, Biopharmaceutical Technology, intelligent automation, robotics, and Unmanned Aircraft Systems operations and repair. Read more



Master Plan Features

  • 4D Immersive Village for public safety training
  • Driver training track
  • Smart manufacturing labs
  • Biopharmaceutical labs
  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) pavilion
  • Fire/rescue training center with a fire tower and dive pond
  • University partners co-location space