arrive curious
graduate prepared.
Cayuga Lake and Wells Boathouse
Making Sustainable Choices.
Wells' Center for Sustainability and the Environment provides opportunities to learn about the issues we face and ways to build a better world through informative programs, fascinating guest speakers, hands-on internship experiences, and an energetic campus presence.
President Gibralter and the Sycamore
President Gibralter Featured on CNN.
A nationally-recognized expert on efforts to prevent dangerous college-age drinking and related harms, President Gibralter was interviewed by CNN for their story, "Binge drinking 101: Learning to curb the college trend."
Students in Class
Academics at Wells.
Coursework at Wells is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, and our professors tie practical knowledge within a field to an essential understanding of related disciplines. Work with students from other majors to build an education that is as diverse as it is focused.
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Picture Yourself at Wells.
A close, supportive campus community; professors whoknow 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.
Wells College 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.
Class of 2005 at Reunion
Alumnae and Alumni Stay Connected.
Alums remain connected to the College long after graduation, 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.
The acclaimed poet, writer, and playwright, will hold a reading on campus as part of the Visiting Writers Series
The convenient, research-based tool, available to staff at colleges everywhere, compares and rates nearly 60 alcohol interventions in cases of student drinking.
Wells' Assistant Professor of Education shares her research examining cultural identity and historic knowledge in the classroom.
Study abroad with Wells' flagship program in Florence, Italy, or any of our 17 affiliated programs with institutions around the globe, including the School for Field Studies, with sites in seven countries.
What's happening on campus
Tuesday, October 13, 2015

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October 14, 2015

Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)

October 15, 2015

Join Spanish Club at 7:30pm for a viewing of Frida.

October 16, 2015

Join Artist-in-Residence Jeffrey Bihr for a conversation and learn how to ramp up your interview skills!

Donate Blood, Save a Life at this Blood Drive organized by Wells' Red Cross Club.

A panel discussion for the Wells community to discuss share thoughts, stories, and experiences.

12:25 PM - 1:30 PM. Science Colloquium presents a speaker each week to discuss their work within a variety of scientific fields and disciplines.

October 17, 2015

This is an Open House for prospective students and their families to learn more about academic programs and campus life at Wells.

October 18, 2015

Sample student-made dishes from around the Hispanic world.

News & updates
Courtney Bastian
The Wells senior experienced firsthand the intricate and precise practices of working with historical archives.
The convenient, research-based tool, available to staff at colleges everywhere, compares and rates nearly 60 alcohol interventions in cases of st...
Charles Canham
Canham will hold guest lectures and workshops in basic and advanced courses as well as a special Science Colloquium talk.
Kevisha Hunt
Wells' new program gives students an internal perspective on politics and policy in the capital of New York.
Nine members of the Wells community staffed a pit stop along the route.
featured Events
Rebecca Ruggles
Informed Consumer and Active Citizen - Essential Paths to Toxics Protections
David Shields
The 40th Susan Garretson Swartzburg '60 Memorial Lecture by printing historian David Shields
Dominic Frongillo
Turning the Tide: How Young Leaders are Winning a Just and Livable Future
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Historical and current methods of feminist activism and art are explored in a special group exhibition.
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