Travel Tools

Foreign Exchange Rates

When converting travel reimbursement requests from a foreign currency to the US dollar, you should use one of the following sites:

If the exchange rate should vary or you have documentation of another rate (e.g., credit card statement), please provide that documentation with your reimbursement request.

Foreign Per Diem Rates

When traveling internationally, WFU will reimburse using per diem rates for meals and incidentals. You cannot combine actual receipts and per diem rates on the same trip. To find the per diem rates that apply, please visit theĀ U.S. Department of State website.

Mileage Reimbursement Rate

The current mileage rate that Wake Forest University is reimbursing is .545 cents per mile.

Tips and Gratuities

As a general rule, travelers should not tip more than 20%. If a tip exceeds 20%, a business purpose must be included. For any questions regarding tips and gratuities please contact Accounts Payable at ap@nullwfu.edu