New Students Check-In

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

  1. Check-in with the International Student Office by emailing [email protected]
    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. You will email a copy of your passport, I-20, I-94, and approval notice (if applicable). 

  2. Activate your Wake Tech account and email address.
  3. Make an appointment for the placement test.

  1. Take the placement test.

  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.