Visiting Students Admissions Procedures

Follow these simple steps to take a class at Wake Tech:

  • Activate Your Wake Tech Account
    Read any FAQs that interest you.
    Select "Activate Key Account". Go through the checklist, then click the red "Ready to Activate Account" button at the bottom of the page. 
  • Complete the  Pre-Requisite Approval Form (If a course has prerequisites that you have already completed, you must provide a transcript for verification.)

To find out if a course has prerequisites:

  1. Visit (no login required)
  2. Search and Select Course Subject (e.g. ACC)
  3. Scroll down to desired Course Number/Name (e.g. ACC-130)
  4. View "Requisites" section under the course description
  • Request Transcript(s) from your college or university, if necessary, by downloading and completing the Request for Transcript form.
  • Submit the Pre-requisite Form and your Transcripts in one of these ways:
  1. Scan and email to [email protected]
  2. Present in person at the Southern Wake, Perry Health Sciences, Western Wake, Northern Wake, or Public Safety Education campuses.
  3. Mail to Wake Tech Admissions, 9101 Fayetteville Rd, Raleigh NC 27603-5696
  • Prepare for Online Classes 
    Students must complete the eLearning Intro Online Learning Readiness Assessment before registering for an online course. Find out more on the eLearning Intro page.
  • Select your Class(es), Register and Pay Tuition 
    Plan your courses,then select register, and pay for classes via Self Service   (If your residency was completed some time ago it may be expired.  Check your Residency Determination Service account to ensure the residency number (RCN) expiration date is after the first day of classes for your desired term.)

Need Assistance?

Meet with an Admissions Information Specialist on the Southern Wake Campus or Northern Wake Campus – no appointment needed!