Wake Forest senior sociology major Kimberly Bowen ('17) studies on a balcony overlooking the atrium of the Z. Smith Reynolds Library on campus on Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Z. Smith Reynolds Library
Wait Chapel
School of Divinity
Wake Forest Provost Rogan Kersh and Winston-Salem State Dean of the College Corey D.B. Walker team teach a class together in the new Wake Downtown building on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.
Wake Downtown
Wake Forest business students work in the atrium of Farrell Hall on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.
School of Business
Wake Forest College
Wake Forest law professor Tim Davis teaches class in the Worrell Professional Center on Wednesday, October 28, 2015.
School of Law
Students in the Wake Forest graduate program in documentary film work on their projects with faculty members in the atrium of the new space on Brookstown Road in Winston-Salem on Wednesday, October 14, 2015.
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences


Wake Forest Provost Rogan KershWe in the Provost’s Office are delighted to welcome you; come visit us here in 204 Reynolda Hall. Our most often-asked question is “just what IS a provost, anyway?” We’ve responded humorously in the video below.

More briefly: the provost is a university’s chief academic officer, working with the deans and President Wente to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education on Wake Forest’s campus.

“What’s a Provost?” Video