Wesleyan University Campus Tour
Follow our tour guides on a quick tour of Wesleyan University’s campus as they offer their insights into academics, athletics, dining, and other aspects of life outside the classroom. Wesleyan University, founded in 1831, is a diverse, energetic liberal arts community where critical thinking and practical idealism go hand in hand. Our student body of approximately 3,000 undergraduate and 200 graduate students is housed on a beautiful 316-acre historic New England campus that offers the comfort of an intimate and collaborative learning environment supported by renowned faculty, cutting-edge facilities, and unique research opportunities. With our distinctive teacher-scholar culture, creative programming, and commitment to interdisciplinary learning, Wesleyan challenges students to explore new ideas and change the world. Our graduates go on to lead and innovate in a wide variety of industries, including government, business, entertainment, and science.
In The Wesleyan Experience
Play video Meet a Wesleyan Student - Ferdinand Quayson
Meet a Wesleyan Student - Ferdinand Quayson
Meet Ferdinand Quayson '20, and learn about his journey from pre-med to Government major here at Wes.
Play video Bill Belichick '75, P'07, HON. '05 and Amanda Belichick '07 Reflect on Their Time at Wesleyan
Bill Belichick '75, P'07, HON. '05 and Amanda Belichick '07 Reflect on Their Time at Wesleyan
New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick ’75, P’07, Hon. ’05 and his daughter, Holy Cross Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach Amanda Belichick ’07 took some time to discuss what Wesleyan meant to them during their four years on campus.
Play video Meet a Wesleyan Student - Katie Livingston
Meet a Wesleyan Student - Katie Livingston
Originally from Oklahoma, Katie Livingston ’21 came to Wesleyan to study English literature and theory. She has quickly learned how to make a Wesleyan experience her own with the help of her professors and strong community support.
Play video Dr. Carlton B. Barnswell '83, P'14 on Serving the Community
Dr. Carlton B. Barnswell '83, P'14 on Serving the Community
“There’s a lot of introspection at Wesleyan that really forces you to think about yourself and the rest of society, and how you fit in, and how you can make it better,” says Dr. Carlton B. Barnswell ’83, P’14.
Play video Meet a Wesleyan Student - Laura Pérez Maquedano
Meet a Wesleyan Student - Laura Pérez Maquedano
Laura Pérez Maquedano ’20 initially came to Wesleyan from Northern Spain for the space it would give her to explore her wide-ranging interests. As a senior film major, she has honed her interests and sharpened her skills, promoting her native Basque
Play video Kate Haviland '98 on Her Wesleyan Journey
Kate Haviland '98 on Her Wesleyan Journey
As an MB&B and economics double major, a Harvard Business School grad, and the COO of Blueprint Medicines (a cutting-edge biotech company working to cure rare diseases), Kate Haviland ’98 has already accomplished so much.