Determined to Rise
This series features scholarly panels and discussions on the early 1830s when African-American women abolitionist groups organized to fight for women’s rights.Read More
Kevin Snipes exhibition
Resident artist Snipes combines his love of constructing unconventional pottery with an obsessive need to draw on everything that he produces.Read More
90% of Wesleyan’s full-time faculty hold the highest degrees in their fields. A low student-to-professor ratio and classes taught seminar-style assures students receive one-on-one contact and the attention they need.
Regularly ranked as one of America’s Best Value Private Colleges, our tuition is one of the most affordable in the Southeast. 99% of our students receive financial aid. Plus, there is no out-of-state tuition increase.
State-of-the-art science center; award-winning nursing simulation lab; 10,000 sq. ft. art building with 18-seat Macintosh lab; early childhood model classroom; and natural arboretum with outdoor learning laboratory.
Wesleyan draws an eclectic mix of women from all across the U.S. and more than 17 countries. On average, 11% of Wesleyan’s student population is international.
Along with our direct exchange agreements with various schools in Northern Ireland and Asia, our International Study Abroad and Exchange programs extend the boundaries of our campus and widen our educational horizon.
The vast majority of our students are accepted into their first choice graduate programs at prestigious schools around the world often having earned double or triple degrees.
Our four-year plan helps students make connections between a liberal arts education and success in the workplace. Students can view and apply for jobs on the nation’s largest entry-level job board.
Wesleyan offers competition in six NCAA Division III sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, and volleyball. Our award-winning equestrians compete in IHSA events.
As a college supported by Methodists from it’s earliest days, Wesleyan has a long tradition of service to the community. In fact, more than 75% of our students actively engage in community service.
Today’s employers are seeking traditionally labeled “soft skills” in their hires’ resumes. These include the hallmarks of a liberal arts education: leadership, teamwork ability, communication skills, and problem solving.