General Admissions Procedures
- If you graduated from a US high school, you will be admitted and placed in classes based on your unweighted GPA or by other admission placement criteria. See RISE Policy for details on GPA placement.
- If you graduated high school outside of the US, you may need to request placement testing.
Steps for Admissions
Step 1. Complete NC Residency Determination
Step 2. Submit an Online Application to be a Wake Tech Student
Step 3. Submit Official Transcript(s)Request official transcript(s) from high school, or high school equivalency, and previous college(s). Transcripts may be sent electronically to [email protected] or mailed to:
Wake Tech Admissions
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh NC 27603-5696
If secondary education/high school was completed outside the U.S., submit transcript(s) and completion certificate(s) with certified translations (if documents are not in English). If an examination after secondary education is required for completion, please submit the examination certificate(s) from the Examination Council.
Step 4. Apply for Financial Aid Pro tip: Apply early! If you qualify, Request Veterans Benefits
Step 5. Activate Your Wake Tech Account
Step 6. Meet with an Advisor
Step 7. Complete New Student Orientation
Take Online Learning Readiness Assessment If you are enrolling in online courses, you will need to complete the e-Learning Module.