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Wells Granted Funding to Host Village of Aurora Farmer's Market


The market, which is expected to open in April, will make fresh, local produce available to students as well as the wider community.
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Wells Inaugurates Award for Exceptional Young Alumni


Three Wells graduates were honored this fall for their leadership and achievements.
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Fall Faculty Theatre Production Wins Seven TANYS Awards


"Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club," written by Jeffrey Hatcher, earned multiple honors for acting, directing, design, and more.
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About Wells

The Education of an Extraordinary Life

The exploration of ideas from multiple perspectives. Connection with a close community of professors and friends. Seminar-like classes that allow for deep discussion and scholarship. An emphasis on experiential learning, collaboration and real-world preparation. A breathtaking campus on the shores of Cayuga Lake. These are just a few reasons why Wells is not your ordinary college education.

We attract a special kind of student—one who appreciates immersion in a wide range of liberal arts studies and a commitment to global citizenship. The Wells experience includes....

  • Personal mentoring from professors—one teacher to every nine students
  • A strong emphasis on experiential learning through internships, study abroad and original research
  • A first-rate liberal arts foundation that combines classroom theory with real-world preparation
  • The cultivation of global citizenship and social responsibility
  • A connected, close-knit community on a beautiful Finger Lakes campus
  • A high-quality, affordable education