Parents and Families

Welcome. We are glad you found us and hope you will find much useful information here about life at Wells College.

"I find it very comfortable as well as a prestigious thing to share knowledge and to see how the next generation is contributing to economic development."

Gehan Dhameeth
Assistant Professor of Business; Chair, Business Program
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family poses for photos on mens' basketball senior day
orientation leaders welcome new students in fall 2020
Hayley '23 poses outside of Schwartz

Resources for Parents and Families

This page is intended to give parents and family members quick, easy access to information about their student's time at Wells College. If you have any questions or concerns, please get in touch with us at

About the 2022–2023 Academic Year

To see a list of important dates for the upcoming academic year, click here for the academic calendar.

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Quick Links

Academic Calendar
Location and Directions
Virtual Tour of Campus
Local Hotels and Bed and Breakfasts
The College Store

Friends and Family Weekend

Friends and Family Weekend is a perfect time to connect with your Wells student and see campus life for yourself. Come watch our sports teams and theater students in action, view student research and art projects, and participate in other family-friendly activities on our beautiful campus!

More details and dates for Friends and Family Weekend 2023 will be posted soon.  In the meantime, questions can be sent to Student Activities.

Our mission is for every student to think critically, reason wisely and act humanely as they cultivate meaningful lives. On our beautiful lakeside campus, students gain the knowledge, skills and experience to create their own unique path.

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