Wake Forest University

Official Technical Outfitter of the Forest

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WakeWare is a robust student computing program that recommends highly configured, insured, and supported personal computing devices at a negotiated price for our undergraduate students.

Contact Information

General Questions:
WakeWare Team
(336) 758-4081

Order Inquiries:
WFU Bookstore
(336) 758-3562

Technical Issues and Support:
Service Desk
(336) 758-4357

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Apple Back-to-School Promotion Announced – Buy a WakeWare Apple, Get AirPods!

Apple has announced their 2021 back-to-school promotion! Anyone purchasing a WakeWare Apple on or after Thursday, June 17 through September 27, 2021, will receive a pair of second-generation AirPods! Customers must add the AirPods to their cart when purchasing online. You can upgrade to the AirPods Pro for an additional $90 or AirPods with a wireless charging case for an additional $40 by contacting our bookstore after you purchase.

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Why buy Wakeware?

Lenovo Apple
Cost Savings Negotiated Pricing (52 – 62%) on high-end computers! No Retail Markup!
All listed at education pricing!
Extended Warranty Bundled four years of extended warranties and accidental damage coverage through Lenovo Premier Support. Bundled four years of warranty and accidental damage protection through SafeWare. Learn more about the differences between Safeware and AppleCare+.
Extra Support Full support for students from on-campus Service Desk including loaner laptops when their laptop is being repaired at our Tech Shop.
Tested Connections Tested to connect seamlessly to WFU wireless and classroom multimedia equipment