Apply to be the next Student Trustee

The Wake Forest University Student Life Committee is seeking applicants and nominations for the Student Trustee position on the 2019 – 2020 Board of Trustees.

The Student Trustee position is open to all rising, full-time junior and senior students (i.e. current sophomores and juniors) at Wake Forest University who are not on academic or social probation. The selection process will take place during spring semester 2019. The new Student Trustee will be named by the Board of Trustees’ April meeting and will begin their term during summer 2019, at the summer meeting, or at the first meeting of the fall semester 2019.

When identifying candidates, the Student Life Committee considers many factors including:

  1. a nominee’s experience and success in and outside of the classroom
  2. a clear vision of what constitutes the Wake Forest University community, and
  3. a desire to make positive change within the Wake Forest University community

Applications – 

Applications for the Student Trustee position must be completed by 5:00 pm on Monday, February 11th, 2019 and are available at

Nominations –

The Student Life Committee invites faculty, staff and students to nominate strong candidates for the Student Trustee position. All nominees will be informed of their nomination and asked to consider submitting an application. Nominations must be received by 5:00 pm on Monday, February 4th, 2019 and are available at

Categories: Student Engagement