arrive curious
graduate prepared.
wells graduates at commencement
Graduate Prepared.
A Wells education provides an excellent foundation for your entire career—not just your first job out of college. And with your curiosity and drive leading the way, we are serious about preparing you for the waiting world. When you graduate, you’ll head into the waiting world with confidence in your skills and abilities.
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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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Wells' Fascinating History
Wells recently made the top spot on a list of "50 of the Most Historically Notable Colleges in America." We're honored by this recognition and proud of the many dedicated people who have contributed to and made efforts to preserve the history we have here in Aurora. Read more of our history at www.wells.edu/about/history.
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"Honoring Traditions Builds Necessary Bonds."
Traditions are an important, beloved, and fun part of the Wells experience. Read more about what President Gibralter has to say about the importance of such unifying and timeless collegiate traditions.
Young Alumni Award winners
Alumnae and Alumni Stay Connected.
Alums remain connected and provide essential support year after year to keep Wells strong. The Office of Alumnae and Alumni Relations keeps classmates in touch with each other and the campus community.
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Picture Yourself at Wells.
A close, supportive campus community; professors who know your name and interests as they teach you; opportunities to get involved in campus life at every level—all on the beautiful shores of Cayuga Lake.
Find information about this year's Commencement ceremonies, including location, schedule, parking, photos, and more.
The Schwartz Athletic Center will be open over the summer to those with memberships.
The annual competition tracks environmentally-responsible waste management on campuses across the country.
View upcoming events and activities at Wells!
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What's happening on campus
TODAY
Monday, May 30, 2016
The student-run café and coffee shop will be open all summer!
Coming through Aurora over break? Check out some things to do in the area!
Tuesday
May 31, 2016
Learning to read and write well—for both professional and personal reasons—enables students in the English program to fully explore their place in the world, and thereby live a richer, fuller, more examined life.
Wednesday
June 1, 2016
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
Thursday
June 2, 2016
Want to stay up to date on all of the events at Wells College? Download the Wells Events App now!
Interested in the different study abroad opportunities open to Wells students?
Friday
June 3, 2016
Find Wells t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, and giftware in the College Store Online.
Saturday
June 4, 2016
The office provides information on internships, work-study opportunities, job searches, resume and interview tips, and more.
News & updates
May
6
2016
students presenting awards at the honors awards dinner
Students, faculty, and staff granted the Collegiate Cabinet Awards, Dean of Students Office Awards, and Academic Honors Awards in the 2016 ceremony.
May
5
2016
tyler morris with solar panels
Tyler Morris '16 is testing the effectiveness of methods to increase the output of solar energy arrays.
May
2
2016
Wells College banner in front of seated graduates and families
A morning ceremony at historic Macmillan Hall will send off approximately 140 members of the class of 2016.
Apr
28
2016
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The annual competition tracks environmentally-responsible waste management on campuses across the country.
Apr
27
2016
student teams at the business plan competition
The student team won their division and earned a chance to compete in the state-wide finals.
featured Events
Jun
2
2016
cake with Alumni Association 140th anniversary seal
We're looking forward to welcoming back our 1s and 6s!
Jun
3
2016
cake with Alumni Association 140th anniversary seal
We're looking forward to welcoming back our 1s and 6s!
Jun
4
2016
cake with Alumni Association 140th anniversary seal
We're looking forward to welcoming back our 1s and 6s!
Jun
5
2016
cake with Alumni Association 140th anniversary seal
We're looking forward to welcoming back our 1s and 6s!
ARRIVE CURIOUS ∴ GRADUATE PREPARED
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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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