Watermark Life is about choices at Illinois Wesleyan

Illinois Wesleyan is about more than deciding which of our 80 majors, minors and programs is right for you, taking exams and studying at the library – it's about making all kinds of decisions that will shape your life for years to come.

24 living choices

Student Life


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Residence halls and other housing are located just steps away from classroom buildings and the Quad. They range from modern halls, to historic homes that have served as living options since early in our history, to fraternity and sorority houses.

185 student organizations

With student organizations ranging from student government and community service, to campus media and club sports, to fraternities and sororities, campus life is rich and varied.

22 varsity teams

There are 11 men's and 11 women's Titan teams that play in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin. One in four students are varsity athletes.

11 fraternities and sororities

Greek Life has been part of the Illinois Wesleyan campus for more than 100 years. Today about one in three Wesleyan students are members of our social fraternities and sororities.

2 great college towns

The twin cities of Bloomington-Normal, with a combined population of 125,000, have much to offer. From Uptown Normal to Downtown Bloomington, there are loads of shops, restaurants, entertainment and recreation options.