Student Trustee Position

The Wake Forest University Student Life Committee is seeking applicants and nominations for the Student Trustee position on the 2018 – 2019 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 2018. The new Student Trustee will be named by the Board of Trustees’ April meeting and will begin their term during summer 2018, at the summer meeting, or at the first meeting of the fall semester 2018.

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 Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 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 Friday, February 9th, 2018 and are available at: