arrive curious
graduate prepared.
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Save the date for Fall Weekend 2018
Join us in Aurora for a celebration of the College's 150th anniversary! Registration coming soon.
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Apply to Wells!
Applications for the Spring and Fall 2019 semesters are now open. Submit your application to join the Wells family!
New Wellsians on Move-In Day, 2017
Ready to Choose Wells?
Congratulations to our new admitted students! If you're ready to make Wells your home, confirm your enrollment by submitting your deposit today!
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An Education that Prepares You for the 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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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!
Commencement speaker Christin L. Schaaf '99 takes a
Commencement 2018
During the College's 150th Commencement ceremony on May 19, speaker Christin L. Schaaf '99 urged graduates to unlock their "inner superpower."
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Alumni join our new online community
All Wells alumnae and alumni are invited to join our brand-new online alumni community!
See a gallery chock-full of images from this year's Reunion, when over 300 alumnae, alumni and their guests joined us for the party of the summer!
Get all the details on the start of the fall 2018 semester at our online events calendar, including information on move-in dates for new and returning students, Opening Convocation, the Honor Code ceremony, and more.
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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Friday, August 17, 2018
Find Wells t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, and giftware in the College Store Online.
Saturday
August 18, 2018
The office provides information on internships, work-study opportunities, job searches, resume and interview tips, and more.
Sunday
August 19, 2018
Welcome to Wells! Stop at check in to make sure all paperwork is complete and pick up your orientation materials. Please be sure to check in during the times indicated below:8:30 - 10am - Dodge Residents10:30 - noon - Leach Residents12:30 - 2pm - All other ResHalls & E2S StudentsAthletes can...
Wednesday
August 22, 2018
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
News & updates
Aug
15
2018
Robert Plane headshot
Originally posted August 11, 2018; last updated August 15, 2018.
Robert Allen Plane, who served as Wells College president from 1991 to 1995, died on...
Jul
30
2018
UPDATE (Monday, July 30, 11 a.m.):
The beach and swimming area are open as usual today. The swimming area at nearby Long Point State Park, is also...
Jun
12
2018
Paul Applebee headshot
Paul Applebee, who has a strong background in data analysis and student services, began his new role on June 11.
May
19
2018
Seniors stand during the Commencement ceremony
In the main address, alumna Christin L. Schaaf ’99 exhorted graduates to unlock their “inner superpower”
May
17
2018
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Due to a forecast of steady rain, this Saturday’s Commencement ceremony at Wells College has been moved indoors, to the Schwartz Athletic Center.
featured Events
Aug
19
2018
During Orientation, which runs Sunday, Aug. 19 through Wednesday, Aug. 22, those who are new to Wells will participate in a number of activities...
Aug
20
2018
During Orientation, which runs Sunday, Aug. 19 through Wednesday, Aug. 22, those who are new to Wells will participate in a number of activities...
Aug
21
2018
During Orientation, which runs Sunday, Aug. 19 through Wednesday, Aug. 22, those who are new to Wells will participate in a number of activities...
Aug
22
2018
During Orientation, which runs Sunday, Aug. 19 through Wednesday, Aug. 22, those who are new to Wells will participate in a number of activities...
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