arrive curious
graduate prepared.
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The Lake is Calling: Fall Open House
Meet current students and professors, tour our beautiful campus, and learn what makes Wells a unique and truly personalized college experience.
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Alumni Stay Connected
The Office of Alumnae and Alumni Engagement offers programs and events to stay involved with the College. Learn about upcoming events including Fall Weekend!
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Check out Our 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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A Liberal Arts Education that Prepares You for the Real World
At Wells, you’ll learn to embrace diversity, think creatively, and lead ethically through a challenging liberal arts curriculum that imparts a broad set of skills.
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Your Education, Your Way
How do want your college life to be? At Wells, you can customize your experience to fit your interests, try new things, and discover talents.
Schaaf will receive the Young Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in recognition of her work with Ameriprise Financial and ongoing support of the College community.
In a special lecture titled “Who Owns Great Ideas?” Dr. Liu will discuss the future of moral ideas in an increasingly multipolar world.
Take a closer look at Wells and learn about our unique campus via our new Virtual Tour.
View upcoming events and activities at Wells!
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What's happening on campus
TODAY
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Each week features a fabulous array of local produce, flowers, and more from 9am to 1pm!
Umoja invites you to their Black Love Week events. See flyers around campus for more details!
Wednesday
October 25, 2017
Join us in the Grind for this weekly tradition!
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
Friday
October 27, 2017
Our students will invite their friends and family for a weekend of special events and activities!
News & updates
Oct
13
2017
trustees in front of macmillan hall during commencement
Heather Kowalski '90, Erin Vallely '17, and Tobie van der Vorm '70 join the College's Board for the current term.
Oct
10
2017
Christin Schaaf portrait
Schaaf will receive the Young Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement for her work with Ameriprise Financial and support of the College community.
Oct
6
2017
presidents durant and gibralter shaking hands
A special signing ceremony formalized the partnership between Cayuga County’s higher education institutions.
Oct
6
2017
alumni gathered in the art exhibit room
The evening featured a keynote address by Millicent Bennett of Grand Central Publishing/Hachette and a chance to speak with current students.
Oct
4
2017
images of cell models constructed with various reused and reusable materials
A class project combined biological and environmental lessons as students designed cell models with found and repurposed materials.
featured Events
Oct
23
2017
andy zepp portrait in front of waterfall
Andrew Zepp, executive director of the Finger Lakes Land Trust, will talk about the work of the nonprofit conservation organization.
Oct
23
2017
dan smolen portrait
Dan Smolen of The Green Suits, LLC, will give this Sustainable Business Series talk.
Oct
24
2017
austin bunn portrait
Watch a special screening of the 2013 indie film and speak with the accomplished screenwriter.
Oct
25
2017
austin bunn portrait
Watch a special screening of the 2013 indie film and speak with the accomplished screenwriter.
Oct
26
2017
Contributors to the annual journal published by SUNY Upstate Medical University's Center for Bioethics & Humanities will join us for a special reading
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