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 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 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.
Play video Luke Wood '91: From Wesleyan to Beats by Dr. Dre
Luke Wood '91: From Wesleyan to Beats by Dr. Dre
Luke Wood is president of Beats by Dr. Dre, a premium brand of headphones and speakers, which was acquired by Apple in 2014. A producer, guitarist and music industry vet with more that 20 years of experience...
Play video A Conversation with D.B. Weiss ’93 and President Roth ’78
A Conversation with D.B. Weiss ’93 and President Roth ’78
Writer/producer D.B. Weiss ’93 and President Roth ’78, share memories of the University and the lifelong relationships they formed with their professors and fellow Wesleyans.
Play video Jane Eisner '77, P'06, '12: First Female Editor of The Wesleyan Argus
Jane Eisner '77, P'06, '12: First Female Editor of The Wesleyan Argus
"Being Editor of The Wesleyan Argus was really transformative for me, and the fact that I was the first woman even more so," says Jane Eisner '77, P'06, '12.
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.