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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Welcome Back, Students!
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.
The Philadelphia-based artist will conduct a two-week residency on campus to expand ideas found in her recent artist book and share her practice with students.
The Center for Sustainability holds a weekly series exploring ways that people and communities can build a more sustainable 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!
What's happening on campus
Tuesday, 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
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
A week of activities to introduce our newest community members to academic and residential life at Wells.
Sign up outside of Main 103 beginning at 8:45am on August 23. Students will receive free admission to the fair and a free unlimited ride wristband voucher. We will leave from out in front of Main Building at 10am and arrive back on campus by 5pm.
Play carnival games and get to know your Wells Families!
Get hypnotized or watch your pals get hynotized!
August 24, 2017
Want to stay up to date on all of the events at Wells College? Download the Wells Events App now!
Classes for the fall 2017 semester will begin at 8:00 a.m.
Dinner will be served at the Welcome Back BBQ!
All students are invited to kick off the Fall 2017 semester!
August 25, 2017
Check out what clubs Wells has to offer!
Dance the night away with friends, old and new!
August 26, 2017
Win bingo and stock up on groceries!
Join us for a showing of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2.
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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Kathryn Caldwell of Ithaca College and Elisabeth Harrod of Snug Planet will give this Sustainability Perspectives Series talk.
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The Visiting Writers Series welcomes acclaimed poet and author of "The Babies" and "Tsim Tsum" to campus.
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Join keynote speaker Millicent Bennett & graduates of the English program for a discussion of opportunities & careers available to English majors.
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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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