Wesleyan University

Middletown, Connecticut
www.wesleyan.edu 70 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown, CT, 06459
A+ Overall Grade
  • A+ Academics
  • B Athletics
  • A- Campus
  • A+ Diversity
  • A+ Value
  • B+ Party Scene

Wesleyan University Admissions

Acceptance Rate 16.48%
Acceptance Deadline January 1
Students Receiving Financial Aid 46.88%

Wesleyan University Cost

Net Price* $21,853
Average Total Aid Awarded $5,751
Students Receiving Financial Aid 46.88%
*Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Wesleyan University Academics

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1

Wesleyan University Majors

Most Popular Majors
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • English
  • Political Science and Government
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Biology
  • Film and Video Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • North American Studies

Wesleyan University Online

Offers Online Courses No

Wesleyan University Students

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment 2,928
Part-Time Undergraduates 81

Wesleyan University Advisors

Our advisors graduated from the nation’s best universities, so they know first-hand what it takes to stand out in the admissions process. CollegeAdvisor.com's advisors include Marshall Scholars, Fulbright recipients, first-generation college students, professional actors and musicians, startup founders, doctors, teachers and more - all rigorously screened and trained to support students and families on their college journeys.

Daisy Bermudez
Wesleyan University
I have worked in the college access world since 2014. In my time as a college counselor, I have worked with hundreds of students as they navigate their college applications. In my role as a college counselor, I strive to give my students the tools to be self-advocates, leaders, and life long learners who pursue incredible opportunities. I currently live in Chicago and serve as Program Manager for a national non-for profit.

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Corbin Chu
Williams College
College advisor with 10 years of experience supporting students from all walks of life pursuing top US universities and liberal arts colleges in various subjects, especially STEM, business, and undecided majors.

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Annie Ezzell
Wesleyan University
Hi folks! College applications are scary. Mine were especially scary, because I applied to my (mostly liberal arts) schools a year early. I'm now a sophomore at Wesleyan planning to declare a Classics major and Russian and Eastern European studies minor--if you are particularly interested in studying foreign and ancient languages in college, I have a ton of experience doing so! When I'm not in the classics library, I'm involved in reproductive justice advocacy, queer life on campus, and Wesleyan's flourishing music scenes. I think it's crucial to balance considerations of both academic fit and cultural fit when exploring college options, and I would love to help you do just that!

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Aya Waller-Bey
Georgetown University
I am a proud first-generation college student passionate about college admissions and higher education hailing from Detroit, MI. I have over six years of college admissions, advising, and college interview experience. Currently, I conduct research on college admissions as a doctoral candidate at the University of Michigan--Ann Arbor!

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Geraldine Shen
Williams College
Geraldine has served as an admissions officer at Williams College, a college counselor at a Bay Area all-girls school, and as an advisor to college students contemplating life, professional, and educational choices. Geraldine is devoted to nonprofit management and working with individuals and organizations that want to make a difference in the world. Geraldine has a Bachelor's degree from Williams College, and a Masters in Education from Stanford University.

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Fahrisa Islam
Yale University
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Vignesh Namasivayam
Yale University
Hi there! I'm Vig Namasivayam, a 2020 grad of Yale. I strongly believe that every student has a path to a great school if they embrace who they are. For me, delving into my extracurriculars is what put me in a great position to succeed. For others, it's their academic or athletic passions. I'm really excited to help you navigate a tough and scary process and make it as stress-free as possible; I was a psychology major at school, which I loved because it has given me the tools to to dig into how other people think, which helps me help them. Beyond that, I really love entertainment, any kind. Since high school, I've been really involved in theater, culminating in my being the treasurer for the Yale Dramatic Association. I also was the Sports Director for our school's radio, getting the opportunity to travel and broadcast sports games. I was also the Treasurer for the Class of 2020. I would also be remiss to mention that I've definitely seen more TV shows than anyone I know.

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Chloe Webster
Princeton University
I graduated Cum Laude from Phillips Academy Andover and am an incoming undergraduate student at Princeton University (having just taken a gap year). I plan on pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience as well as certificates in Music Performance and Music Theater. I have three years of formal experience tutoring and mentoring high school students. I am extremely passionate about helping students achieve their scholastic goals!

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