arrive curious
graduate prepared.
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Experience Our New Virtual Tour
If you can't make it to campus for a visit — or just haven't been by for a while — take a virtual walk through Wells and learn about life at the College!
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Celebrate Wells Wednesdays with us!
Each week on Wednesday, members of the Wells campus community wear red to celebrate the College and gather for Tea Time, an afternoon break from classes and a great chance to get together with friends.
Come see for yourself!
Want to know more about what Wells is like? Come visit our beautiful campus! We'll show you around and let you explore. Get to know us and decide for yourself if Wells is just the right place for you!
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Thinking about Wells?
Our admissions office would be happy to send you a packet of information about our programs, additional academic opportunities, and campus life.
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Graduate Prepared.
A Wells education provides a foundation for your entire career—not just your first job out of college. With your curiosity and drive leading the way, we are serious about preparing you to head into the world with confidence in your skills and abilities.
A variety of gardeners, farmers, artisans, and special guests will return each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Just look for the signs along Route 90.
Patricia received the Wells College Alumnae and Alumni Award for her work as an art history scholar, researcher, collaborator and supportive influence.
Take a closer look at Wells and learn about our unique campus via our new Virtual Tour.
Wells earned a Green Rating score of 91 from the well known college guide and test prep organization.
What's happening on campus
Thursday, August 17, 2017
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August 20, 2017
A week of activities to introduce our newest community members to academic and residential life at Wells.
August 21, 2017
A week of activities to introduce our newest community members to academic and residential life at Wells.
August 22, 2017
A week of activities to introduce our newest community members to academic and residential life at Wells.
David A. Kelly will speak on what it means to be a student leader!
August 23, 2017
A week of activities to introduce our newest community members to academic and residential life at Wells.
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
News & updates
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As part of a special HHS series, Deb shared her story of personal transformation and community empowerment.
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Deb Murphy '91, Ana Giovinazzo '11, and Jes Lyons '14 spoke about the benefits of working in the "small and passionate" world of publishing.
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Students will have the option to focus their studies in coursework that connects the sciences to modern practices in health and medicine.
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The art historian has spent decades advancing the understanding of medieval illuminated manuscripts.
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The national program expresses support of and commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement by political, educational, and business leaders.
featured Events
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Interested in Wells? Join us for our Open House, tour campus, talk with faculty, meet our students, and more.
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Kathryn Caldwell of Ithaca College and Elisabeth Harrod of Snug Planet will give this Sustainability Perspectives Series talk.
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This Sustainability Perspectives Series event features Mariam Raqib '97, founder and director of the environmental restoration project Afghanistan Sam
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Andrew Radin of the NY Product Stewardship Council and the Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency will give this Sustainable Business Series talk.
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Donna Levy, environmental education outreach coordinator for Cornell Botanic Gardens, will give this Sustainable Perspectives Series talk.
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Wells College promises a relevant liberal arts and sciences education. Intellectually challenging. Reinterpreted for today. Classroom teaching combined with hands-on learning. Wells graduates enter the world prepared for successful futures.

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