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Wesleyan University

Wesleyan Sta, Middletown, CT 06459-0001
+1 860-685-2000
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I love my university

Attending Wesleyan has been one of the best decisions I’ve made. This liberal arts education is... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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6 Star Education, and a Great Place to Visit Too

You are looking at Wesleyan? I'll save the sales pitch for after you get in and focus on WHAT TO DO... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
wordgirl2013
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Oakland, California
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Attending Wesleyan has been one of the best decisions I’ve made. This liberal arts education is phenomenal and I look forward to going to class everyday. The campus is beautiful in all seasons and has lots of interesting creatures like black-haired squirrels roaming around. It’s...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

You are looking at Wesleyan? I'll save the sales pitch for after you get in and focus on WHAT TO DO IF YOU ARE JUST VISITING. This list assumes you've already been on the tour. --see the Zilka Gallery and the Davison Art Center, and...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

I return to Wesleyan yearly or more often. It is not a tourist destination. I return so often because of the people who work, teach, and study here. If you are a prospective student, do not just drive around the campus area. The drive is...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It's one of the best liberal arts universities in the country, it's part of the "Little Ivy League", its rowing team is third in the NESCAC, their president tweets, and he's written a super famous book, (lol I'm sure he's done more than that), they...More

1  Thank vancityfoodiegirl
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great school. It's close to the top of the top and my son could thrive here. We did an info session, tour, and my son did an interview. Highlight of the day was the tour guide, named Naomi, a charming young woman...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is an historic campus, which is beautiful and contains both modern architecture (fittingly for the fine arts) and original structures like the old library (now the 92 Theater). There is a central field, complete with baseball diamond or football field depending on the season)...More

Thank Joshua G
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Nice historic buildings that have been well maintained. I wish I could have gone to this college when I was in college. All of the professors all seem so nice.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

If only I were thirty years younger with the knowledge I have now. I'd love to attend this school. Too bad for me.

Thank StNu
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a fantastic, historic university with a great student population, located in a hip, progressive college town. If passing through Connecticut, consider a stop in Middletown and take a look at Wesleyan. I've known several people, including myself, who have asked, "Why didn't I...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was day 9 of the 10 day tour - we had already been to Colgate, Williams, Middlebury and Amherst. Boredom was setting in. The tour guide was crazy great and elevated our experience to such a degree that my son is thinking Early Decision....More

1  Thank Jpeacott
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