Why Illinois Wesleyan?

Illinois Wesleyan produces successful graduates by offering top academics highlighted by superb faculty providing individual attention in small classes, all within the backdrop of a fantastic campus.

There are many aspects of the Illinois Wesleyan experience that might interest you:

What Students Say About Study Abroad

Gaining a Perspective

Preparing graduates for life in an increasingly interdependent global community is a key part of every Illinois Wesleyan education.

One in two of our graduates will study abroad during their four years at the University, and all students on campus have the opportunity to interact with classmates and faculty who come to us from across the globe. Currently, our alumni can be found in 52 countries around the world.


What Happens After Classes?

College Life

During a campus visit, it's very difficult to show you everything that goes on during the course of a school year, so we put together this short video with some highlights of student life.

Whether it's music, athletics, Greek life, volunteerism, theater, checking out the local community or simply hanging out with your friends, there's always something to do when classes are done.


Why Wesleyan?

Get an inside look at Illinois Wesleyan from alumni, students and faculty as they share their experiences and explain why they chose to join the Titan family.

"From faculty to students to staff, everybody wants you to succeed. I think that’s what’s really special about Wesleyan." — Rachel (Anderson) Lyons '08