Wake Forest University

Location: Winston Salem, NC
Founded: 1834
Primary Athletic Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference
Nickname: Demon Deacons
Colors: Gold, Black
Mascot Name: The Deacon
Institution Website: www.wfu.edu
Bookstore: www.deaconshop.com
Athletics Website: www.wakeforestsports.com
Famous Alumni: Arnold Palmer (Golfer) Tim Duncan (NBA) Chris Paul (NBA) Maya Angelou (Professor) Richard Burr (Senator)
Fun Fact: Wake Forest has won a total of eight national championships in four different sports; four of these championships have come in the past six years. Wake Forest students, alumni and other fans celebrate game wins by “rolling the quad,” covering the c