What Happens After Class?

What happens after class is important to you and to us, here’s just a sampling of what campus life is like.

What Students Say

What do you do for fun? Where do you like to hang out?

Vibrant Campus Life

At Illinois Wesleyan, we know that not everything you learn in college takes place in the classroom, which is why campus life is so important to you and to us.


Theatre productions, art exhibits and music events.


Concerts, comedy acts, fairs, carnivals, talent shows and other student events at the Hansen Student Center.


Student organizations, including Greek Life, intramural sports, student government and media, volunteer activities, cultural, spiritual and arts groups, and more.


Titan varsity teams that have won 130 conference titles and 6 national championships.

Campus Living and Dining

Students have a wide variety of options for living and dining on campus.

Athletics and Recreation Facilities

With 22 Titan varsity teams and the Shirk Athletics and Recreation Center it’s easy for students to stay active.

The Arts on Campus

There’s a vibrant arts community on campus with nationally regarded programs in music, theatre and art.

Student Opportunities

Illinois Wesleyan students are encouraged to find and pursue their passions, engage in meaningful ways on and off campus, think outside the box, travel the world and more.

1 in 2

Students study abroad before they graduate

8 in 10

Volunteer in the community and across the nation

1 in 4

Students have an internship each year

7 in 10

Engage in research or other creative activity

8 in 10

Take part in student organizations



Best Small Cities for Recent College Grads

Business Insider 2015


Best City for Singles

Kiplinger's 2013


Top Places to Find a Job

Beyond.com 2013


Best Small College Towns in America

USA Today 2016

Interactive Campus Map

Illinois Wesleyan's 85 acre campus is just blocks from downtown Bloomington and Uptown Normal, two of America's best college towns.