Access2Wes is happening June 15-20
May 30, 2014
Programs like Posse, QuestBridge, Prep for Prep, the Freeman Asian Scholars and A Better Chance support Wesleyan’s diverse student body and help Wes provide access to students from under-served communities and first-generation scholars.
Introducing the Foss Hill Circle
Apr 16, 2014
Convenient. Sustainable. Rewarding. As members of the Foss Hill Circle, you provide a dependable base of support and you opt-out of all future paper and email solicitations.
Dinner with SWAG
Feb 05, 2014
“Seniors of Wesleyan Annual Gift” members Paulette Campo '14, Jimmy Hill '14, Molly Stern '14 join the Wesleyan Fund for a Senior Class Reception on Feb. 27. Learn more…
Wes Community Gives Back on Giving Tuesday
Dec 05, 2013
Alumni, parents, and senior students united on Giving Tuesday, contributing more than $54,000 to Wesleyan during the second annual global day of giving. “Because Wesleyan Is Our Cause.”
Video: Stuart Ellman '88 and Giving Tuesday
Nov 27, 2013
Wesleyan partners with 92Y for its #GivingTuesday initiative on Dec. 3, 2013--and Stuart Ellman '83, President of the Board of 92Y, explains his reasons to give. #THISISWHY
Video: Rick Gilberg '74
Nov 05, 2013
Rick Gilberg '74 describes his Wesleyan education as a "game-changer." #THISISWHY
Video: Jan Eliasberg '74
Sep 06, 2013
The action film director reflects on being at Wesleyan in the 1970s and talks about founding Second Stage at the '92 Theater. Listen to Jan Eliasberg describe her THIS IS WHY.
Video: Arrival Day 2013
Aug 28, 2013
Watch the highlights from new student Arrival Day, which took place on Aug. 28.
Video: Starlight over Wesleyan
Jul 23, 2013
Experience Wesleyan University from day to starlight in this time-lapse video, captured over the course of six months on rooftops and in iconic locations across campus. #THISISWHY
Video: Wesleyan Graduate Liberal Studies
Jul 16, 2013
A glimpse into the Graduate Liberal Studies experience, as four students and four instructors talk about how the program has enhanced their lives.
Video: "Talking Politics" in D.C.
Jul 10, 2013
On Jun 19, John Hickenlooper '74, Peter Shumlin '79 and Michael Bennet '87 sat down with President Roth '78 at the Newseum to support financial aid. #THISISWHY
Video: Remarks at Commencement 2013
Jul 01, 2013
Remarks by President Michael S. Roth '78, Joss Whedon '87, Majora Carter '88, James Dresser '63, Anna Swartz '13 and Joshua S. Boger '73.
Video: A Conversation in Hollywood
Jun 11, 2013
More than a hundred people gathered to engaged in a conversation with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper '74 and Julia Louis-Dreyfus P'14 in LA on May 1. #THISISWHY
Reunion Wrap-up message from class chairs
Jun 07, 2013
Thanks for making your gift to Wes this year! Haven't made your gift yet? Please do so in honor of our Reunion. -Reunion Class Chairs (Check out the Reunion photo gallery, too.)
Video: An Evening with Mad Men
Jun 04, 2013
More than 280 Wesleyan alumni, parents, and friends attended the event hosted by Matthew Weiner '87 on Apr 25 in New York. #THISISWHY
Photos: WEServe Week of Service
Jan 26, 2013
On Jan. 20-26, 2013, members of the extended Wesleyan community participated in the first annual WEServe Week of Service. Thirty-nine service projects took place across the country and internationally.
How we became Cardinals (and donned the red and black)
Sep 12, 2012
Herbert L. Connelly, of the Wesleyan Class of 1909, tells the story of the decision to make black and red—not lavender—the Wesleyan colors, and the cardinals, not the “mysterious ministers” our nickname.
Photos: Arrival Day and Wes-HAUL
Aug 29, 2012
Approximately 750 new students moved into their student residences at Wesleyan University. Special thanks to alumni, faculty, and staff who helped welcome our future alumni!
Photos: Alumni Back-to-School
Mar 30, 2012
This program gives alumni an opportunity to experience the day in the life of a current Wesleyan student by shadowing them for the day.