New Students

New Students

After you receive your F-1 visa or status, please follow these steps:

  1. Check-in with the International Student Office.
    You are required to check in with the International Student Office after you enter the United States. You will have to check in with our office no later than the program start date in the program of study section of your I-20. Please bring your passport, I-20, I-94 card or I-94 online print out, and approval notice (if applicable). 

  2. Activate your Wake Tech account and email address.
  3. Reserve a space for the placement test.

  1. Take the placement test (You must bring your passport.).

  2. Meet with an academic advisor to discuss test scores and course planning.

  3. Register for classes (You must register as a full-time student.).

  4. Pay tuition and buy books/supplies.

  5. Get your student ID and parking decal.

  6. Attend the mandatory orientation for international F-1 students.


International Student Orientation
(mandatory)
Thursday, August 10, 2017
11 a.m.
Southern Wake Campus
Student Services Building
Conference Room 215