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Office of Undergraduate Admissions Records

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Wake Forest University's Office of Undergraduate Admissions communicates with, admits, and enrolls new students to the University. This collection documents the work of the office. Materials in this collection include stickers, brochures, informational books, pamphlets, applications, undergraduate bulletins, and videos, as well as College Days files for student recruitment and admissions files.

Biographical and Historical Note

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions communicates with, admits, and enrolls new students to the university. From around 2002 until July 2019, Martha Belvins Allman served as head of admissions: first as director, and later as dean.

Collection Overview

This collection documents the work of WFU's Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Materials in this collection include stickers, brochures, informational books, pamphlets, applications, undergraduate bulletins, and videos, as well as College Day program files for student recruitment and student admissions files.

Collection Inventory

  • Administrative files
    • Student admissions files (1972-1979) Box 1 Folder 1-24
  • Application and promotional materials
    • Accepted student stickers (circa 2016) Box 3 Folder 55
    • Brochure (circa 1987) Box 3 Folder 56
    • Brochure (circa 2015) Box 3 Folder 61
    • Endowment fund brochures (1948-1959) Box 3 Folder 67
    • Event materials (circa 1990s) Box 3 Folder 70
    • Fact sheets (circa 1970) Box 3 Folder 57
    • Frequently asked questions document (2015) Box 3 Folder 58
    • Informational book (2015-2016) Box 3 Folder 64
    • Informational Book (2017-2018) Box 3 Folder 65
    • "New Student Information" and "Guiding Principles" booklets (2003) Box 3 Folder 75
    • Orientation packets (2003) Box 3 Folder 76
    • Poteat News newsletter (summer 2001) Box 3 Folder 72
    • Poteat Scholarship recipient letters Box 3 Folder 73
    • Presidential Scholarship application (2006) Box 3 Folder 29
    • Promotional materials (circa 1990-2006) Box 3 Folder 71
    • Promotional pamphlet (circa 2014) Box 3 Folder 59
    • Scholarship brochure (circa 1970s) Box 3 Folder 68
    • Scholarship information brochure (circa 1990s) Box 3 Folder 69
    • Stewardship Breakfast invitations for scholarship donors and recipients (October 20, 2006) Box 3 Folder 78
    • "Student Loan Funds of WFC" pamphlet, by J.H. Gorrell (1910-1930)
    • Applications for Undergraduate Admissions (2002-2005) Box 3 Folder 74
    • Undergraduate admissions application (2011-2012) Box 3 Folder 60
    • Undergraduate admissions bulletin (2011-2012) Box 3 Folder 62
    • Undergraduate admissions bulletin (2004-2005) Box 3 Folder 77
    • Video (compact disk) (circa 2016) Box 3 Folder 63
  • College Days files
    • N.C. College Day Programs (1964-1965) Box 2 Folder 1
    • College Day schedule (1961-1964) Box 2 Folder 2
    • Ahoskie High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 3
    • Alamance County Schools, N.C. (1970-1971) Box 2 Folder 4
    • Albemarle High School, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 2 Folder 5
    • Alexander Central High School, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 6
    • Alleghany High School, N.C. (1970-1971) Box 2 Folder 7
    • T. Wingate Andrews High School, N.C. (1969-1971) Box 2 Folder 8
    • Appalachian High School, N.C. (1960-1970) Box 2 Folder 9
    • Ashe Central High School, N.C. (1967-1969) Box 2 Folder 10
    • Asheboro High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 11
    • Asheville (Lee H. Edwards High School), N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 12
    • Asheville School for Boys, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 13
    • Ashley High School, N.C. (1958-1967) Box 2 Folder 14
    • College Day Week, Atlanta, Georgia (1960-1963) Box 3 Folder 27
    • College Day Week, Atlanta, Georgia (1964-1970) Box 3 Folder 28
    • Avery County Schools, N.C. (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 15
    • Ayden Public Schools, N.C. (1959-1961) Box 2 Folder 16
    • Bandys High School, N.C. (1958) Box 2 Folder 17
    • Baylor School, Tennessee (1965-1966) Box 3 Folder 30
    • Beaufort County Schools, N.C. (1961-1970) Box 2 Folder 18
    • Beaufort Grade School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 19
    • Bertie County Schools, N.C. (1959-1969) Box 2 Folder 20
    • Boonville High School, N.C. (1963-1969) Box 2 Folder 21
    • A.L. Bown High School, N.C. (1968) Box 2 Folder 22
    • Boyden High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 23
    • Brevard Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 24
    • Brown, A.L. High School, N.C. (1959-1972) Box 2 Folder 25
    • Brunswick County Schools, N.C. (1959-1972) Box 2 Folder 26
    • Buncombe County High Schools, N.C. (1971-1972) Box 2 Folder 27
    • Bunn High School, N.C. (1960) Box 2 Folder 28
    • Burke County, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 29
    • Burlington City Schools, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 30
    • Cabbarrus High School, N.C. (1966-1972) Box 2 Folder 32
    • Camp Lejeune High School, N.C. (1963-1970) Box 2 Folder 33
    • Campbell College, N.C. (1959-1963) Box 3 Folder 38
    • Canton High School, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 2 Folder 34
    • Cashwell County Schools, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 35
    • Catawba County Schools, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 36
    • Chapel Hill Senior High School, N.C. (1967-1972) Box 2 Folder 37
    • Chase High School, N.C. (1964) Box 2 Folder 38
    • Chatham County Schools, N.C. (1960-1971) Box 2 Folder 39
    • Cherokee County Schools, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 40
    • Cherryville High School, N.C. (1958-1963) Box 2 Folder 41
    • Chowan College, N.C. (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 42
    • Chowan College, N.C. (1960-1968) Box 3 Folder 39
    • Claremont Central High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 43
    • Cleveland County Schools, N.C. (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 44
    • Clinton High School, N.C. (1960-1967) Box 2 Folder 45
    • College of the Albemarle, N.C. (1964-1971) Box 2 Folder 149
    • Concord High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 46
    • Davie County Schools, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 47
    • Dobson High School, N.C. (1958) Box 2 Folder 48
    • Dudley High School, N.C. (1969) Box 2 Folder 49
    • Dunn Public Schools, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 2 Folder 50
    • Duplin County, N.C. (1960-1970) Box 2 Folder 51
    • Durham High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 52
    • East Mecklenburg High School, N.C. (1958-1963) Box 2 Folder 53
    • East Montgomery High School, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 54
    • Eastern Randolph Senior High, N.C. (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 55
    • Elizabeth City High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 56
    • Elizabethtown Public Schools, N.C. (1959) Box 2 Folder 57
    • Elkin High School, N.C. (1970-1971) Box 2 Folder 58
    • Enka High School, N.C. (1958-1969) Box 2 Folder 150
    • Enloe High School, N.C. (1962-1967) Box 2 Folder 59
    • Farmville High School, N.C. (1958-1959) Box 2 Folder 60
    • Fayetteville Senior High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 61
    • Fayetteville Technical Institute, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 62
    • Fike Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 63
    • Franklin High School, N.C. (1971-1972) Box 2 Folder 64
    • Gardner-Webb College (1960) Box 3 Folder 40
    • Gaston County High Schools, N.C. (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 66
    • George Mason High School, Virginia (1961) Box 3 Folder 31
    • Goldsboro High School, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 2 Folder 67
    • Governors School College Day, N.C. (1971-1976) Box 2 Folder 65
    • Graham High School, N.C. (1958-1969) Box 2 Folder 68
    • Grainger, Jesse W High School, N.C. (1959-1969) Box 2 Folder 69
    • Greene County Central High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 70
    • Guilford County, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 71
    • Harding High School, N.C. (1961-1970) Box 2 Folder 72
    • Hargrave Military Academy, Virginia (1958-1962) Box 3 Folder 32
    • Harris High School, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 73
    • Henderson High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 74
    • Hendersonville High School, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 2 Folder 75
    • High Point Central High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 76
    • Hoke County High School, N.C. (1960-1972) Box 2 Folder 77
    • John A. Holmes High School, N.C. (1960-1971) Box 2 Folder 78
    • Hudson High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 79
    • Iredell County Schools, N.C. (1961-1971) Box 2 Folder 80
    • Jacksonville Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 81
    • Johnston County Schools, N.C. (1958-1968) Box 2 Folder 82
    • Jones Central High School, N.C. (1960-1964) Box 2 Folder 83
    • Jordan, Charles E. High School, N.C. (1964-1972) Box 2 Folder 84
    • King High School, N.C. (1960) Box 2 Folder 85
    • Laurinburg High School, N.C. (1958-1968) Box 2 Folder 86
    • Laurinburg Normal and Industrial Institute, N.C. (1967) Box 2 Folder 87
    • Lees-McRae College, N.C. (1962) Box 3 Folder 41
    • Lenoir County High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 88
    • Lexington Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 89
    • Lincolnton High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 90
    • Louisburg College, N.C. (1964) Box 3 Folder 42
    • The Lovett School, Georgia (1971) Box 2 Folder 91
    • Lumberton High School, N.C. (1959-1967) Box 2 Folder 92
    • McDowell County, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 93
    • Macon County High Schools, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 94
    • Madison County Public Schools, N.C. (1969-1971) Box 2 Folder 95
    • Madison-Mayodan High School, N.C. (1961-1964) Box 2 Folder 96
    • Mars Hill College, N.C. Box 3 Folder 43
    • Massey Hill High School, N.C. (1967-1968) Box 2 Folder 97
    • McCallie School, Tennessee (1966-1967) Box 3 Folder 33
    • Monroe City Schools, N.C. (1959-1972) Box 2 Folder 98
    • Montgomery County, N.C. (1968-1970) Box 2 Folder 99
    • Montreat-Anderson College, N.C. Box 3 Folder 44
    • Mooresville Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 100
    • Moore County High Schools, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 2 Folder 101
    • Morehead, J.M. High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 102
    • Mt. Airy Senior High School, N.C. (1969-1970) Box 2 Folder 103
    • Murphy High School, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 104
    • Myers Park High School, N.C. (1958-1961) Box 2 Folder 105
    • Needham B. Broughton High School, N.C. (1958-1965) Box 2 Folder 106
    • New Bern High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 107
    • New Hanover High School, N.C. (1959-1967) Box 2 Folder 108
    • Norfolk Nightmare, Virginia (1960) Box 3 Folder 34
    • North Mecklenburg High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 109
    • North Stanly High School, N.C. (1969-1972) Box 2 Folder 110
    • Northampton County High School, N.C. (1961-1970) Box 2 Folder 111
    • Northern High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 112
    • Northern Nash High School, N.C. (1967-1971) Box 2 Folder 113
    • Northern and Southern Stokes High School, N.C. (1967-1971) Box 2 Folder 114
    • Ohio College Day programs (1970-1971) Box 3 Folder 49
    • Orange High School, N.C. (1959-1972) Box 2 Folder 115
    • Pamlinco County High School, N.C. (1961-1967) Box 2 Folder 116
    • Pender County Schools, N.C. (1960-1962) Box 2 Folder 117
    • Pembroke State University, N.C. (1971-1972) Box 2 Folder 118
    • Perquimans County High School, N.C. (1961-1966) Box 2 Folder 119
    • Pine Forest High School, N.C. (1968-1969) Box 2 Folder 120
    • Pitt County Schools, N.C. (1963-1971) Box 2 Folder 121
    • Plymouth High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 122
    • Polk Central High School, N.C. (1962-1971) Box 2 Folder 123
    • Randleman High School, N.C. (1970-1971) Box 2 Folder 124
    • Reidsville High School, N.C. (1962-1971) Box 2 Folder 125
    • Roanoke Rapids Junior-Senior High School, N.C. (1959-1969) Box 2 Folder 126
    • Robeson County Schools, N.C. (1964-1970) Box 2 Folder 127
    • Rockingham High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 128
    • Rocky Mount High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 129
    • J.H. Rose High School, N.C. (1958-1967) Box 2 Folder 130
    • Roseboro-Salemburg District, N.C. (1959-1969) Box 2 Folder 131
    • Rowan County, N.C. (1958-1969) Box 2 Folder 132
    • Roxboro High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 133
    • Rutherford County Schools, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 134
    • St. Pauls City School, N.C. (1958-1962) Box 2 Folder 135
    • Sampson County Schools, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 136
    • Sanford Central High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 2 Folder 137
    • Shelby Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 2 Folder 138
    • E. E. Smith Senior High School, N.C. (1967) Box 2 Folder 139
    • South Granville High School, N.C. (1964-1967) Box 2 Folder 140
    • Southeastern Community College, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 141
    • South Mecklenburg Senior High, N.C. (1960-1969) Box 2 Folder 142
    • South Stanley High School, N.C (1968-1971) Box 2 Folder 143
    • Southern High School, N.C. (1958-1967) Box 2 Folder 144
    • Southwestern Randolph, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 145
    • Starmount High School, N.C. (1971) Box 2 Folder 31
    • Statesville Senior High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 2 Folder 146
    • Surry County Schools, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 2 Folder 147
    • Swain High School, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 2 Folder 148
    • Swansboro High School, N.C. (1963-1966) Box 3 Folder 1
    • Sylva-Webster High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 3 Folder 2
    • Tarboro High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 3 Folder 3
    • Taylorsville District School, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 3 Folder 4
    • Thomasville High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 3 Folder 5
    • Union High School, N.C. (1963-1964) Box 3 Folder 6
    • Vance High School, N.C. (1971) Box 3 Folder 7
    • Wadesboro, N.C. (1968-1970) Box 3 Folder 8
    • Wadesboro High School, N.C. (1959-1971) Box 3 Folder 9
    • Wake County Schools, N.C. (1958-1972) Box 3 Folder 10
    • Warren County, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 3 Folder 11
    • Watauga High School, N.C. (1971) Box 3 Folder 12
    • Wayne Community College, N.C. (1971-1972) Box 3 Folder 13
    • Waynesville High School, N.C. (1958-1969) Box 3 Folder 14
    • J.F. Webb High School, N.C. (1965-1971) Box 3 Folder 15
    • Virginia (1969-1974) Box 3 Folder 48
    • West Mecklenburg High School, N.C. (1959-1962) Box 3 Folder 16
    • Whiteville High School, N.C. (1959-1972) Box 3 Folder 17
    • Wilkes Central High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 3 Folder 18
    • Walter M. Williams High School, N.C. (1958-1970) Box 3 Folder 19
    • Washington D.C.-Northern Virginia (1960-1961) Box 3 Folder 35
    • Washington-Lee High School, Virginia (1961) Box 3 Folder 36
    • Williamston High School, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 3 Folder 20
    • Wilmington, N.C. (1971) Box 3 Folder 21
    • Winecoff High School, N.C. (1958-1969) Box 3 Folder 22
    • Wingate High School, N.C. Box 3 Folder 23
    • Winston-Salem/Forsyth County, N.C. (1958-1971) Box 3 Folder 24
    • Yadkinville County Schools, N.C. (1959-1970) Box 3 Folder 25
    • Yorktown High School, Virginia (1961) Box 3 Folder 37
    • High Schools out of state (1958-1964) Box 3 Folder 26
    • Prospective students whose high schools are unassociated with College Day programs (1959-1963) Box 3 Folder 45
    • Counselor's meetings (1964-1965) Box 3 Folder 46
    • College Day programs (1970-1971) Box 3 Folder 47
    • College Day, other states (1974-1975) Box 3 Folder 50
    • College Day materials and statistics (1958-1959) Box 3 Folder 51
    • Out-of-State College Days (1964) Box 3 Folder 52
    • College Day materials (1968-1972) Box 3 Folder 53
    • Questionnaire for Director of Admissions +statistics (1982) Box 3 Folder 54

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Office of Undergraduate Admissions Records
ID
RG35
Date [inclusive]
1910-2018
Extent
2.81 linear feet  2 record cartons, 1 half-document box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2018 November
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
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Preferred Citation
Office of Undergraduate Admissions (RG35), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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