Wesleyan University


Wesleyan University

Wesleyan University


Wesleyan University is known for the excellence of its academic and co-curricular programs. More than 2,700 undergraduates – and some 200 graduate students – from around the world pursue their classroom studies, research projects, and co-curricular interests in ways that are demanding and intensely rewarding. Here, on a beautiful campus overlooking the Connecticut River, students learn to do productive and innovative work that makes a positive difference in the world—that’s what Wesleyan is about.

The Basics

Settinglocated in Middletown, overlooking the Connecticut River
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$46,000 – $47,000
School Website http://www.wesleyan.edu/
Nearest City
Year Founded1831
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarSummer, Fall, Spring
Level OfferedUndergraduate, graduate programs
EnrollmentApproximately 3,000 students
International Students7%
Student-Teacher Ratio9:1

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Academic Programs



More than 300 buildings including: Olin Memorial Library; Russell House, a National Historic Landmark; the six-story Exley Science Center; Andrus Public Affairs Center; the Van Vleck Observatory; the Center for Film Studies; the Freeman Athletic Center with a 50-meter swimming pool, the Spurrier-Snyder Rink for skating activities, the 1,200-seat Silloway Gymnasium, the 7,500-square-foot Andersen Fitness Center, and the Rosenbaum Squash Center with eight courts; 11-building Center for the Arts complex; Davison Art Center, a National Historic Landmark; Fayerweather with Beckham Hall; the Usdan University Center; 41 Wyllys Avenue (formerly the Squash Buildling and now housing the Career Center, the College of Letters, and the art history department); and the Allbritton Center (housing the Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life, the Shapiro Creative Writing Center, and the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship).


Students Life

Student Academic Resources Network (SARN): http://www.wesleyan.edu/sarn/

Arts: http://www.wesleyan.edu/arts/

Health services: http://www.wesleyan.edu/healthservices/

Athletics: http://www.wesleyan.edu/athletics/

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