Visiting Campus

Information Sessions and Campus Tours

The Office of Admission is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (summer hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm). All events begin at the Stewart M. Reid House, 70 Wyllys Avenue in Middletown.

Online registration for tours and information sessions is encouraged but not required. Click here to view daily schedules, confirm availability and register. Please note that tours and information sessions may run on a reduced schedule during holidays, exams, school breaks and during academic transition periods.
 

INFORMATION SESSIONS

Join an admission dean and a current student for a discussion on Wesleyan, the admission process, and financial aid. During the summer and when school is in session, information sessions are offered Monday through Friday at 10:30 am and 2:00 pm. In the fall, sessions are also offered on Saturdays at 10:00 am.

 

CAMPUS TOURS

Student-led tours are offered at least once a day during most weeks.

School Year and Summer Tours

Monday through Friday at 9:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 3:00 pm.

Please check the admission calendar for the weekend tour schedule and exceptions to the weekday tour schedule.

Meet our tour guides!

 

VIDEO TOURS

Click here to take one of our video tours of campus. 

 

MOBILE APP TOUR

If you cannot join us on campus to take a tour in person, we have an app for that! Take a virtual stroll around campus with relevant information and student stories at each stop to bring a bit of Wesleyan to wherever you are. To take the tour, type m.wesleyan.edu/walkingtour into your mobile device's browser. The tour is also compatible with Google Chrome.

 

FILM STUDIES BUILDING TOURS

Tours of the Film Studies Building are offered on most Fridays starting at the end of September through the end of November at 11:45 a.m. There will be no Film Studies Building tours offered during the summer months, Fall Break and the Thanksgiving weekend.  

Call Film Studies at (860) 685-3542 to confirm a tour will be taking place the date of your visit.


SPECIAL GROUP VISITS (GROUPS OF 8 TO A MAXIMUM OF 60 PEOPLE)

Private group tours may be scheduled year-round with a one month advance notice. Group visits are offered to high schools and community based organizations serving grade levels 9th-12th.

Tours are one hour and fifteen minutes and Information Sessions are one hour in length. Limited dining options are available. The maximum tour size we can accommodate is 60 people including chaperones.

Middle school students in grades 7 and 8 will be accommodated only during the month of November, the first week of May and the month of June. Tours are one hour and Information Sessions are a half hour in length. If preferred, a Question & Answer Session may be substituted for the Information Session. There are no dining options available for middle school students.

Please call the Office of Admission at (860) 685-3000 to make arrangements for special group tours.

 

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS FOR VISITORS

Reasonable accommodations for visitors with disabilities must be arranged at least one week in advance of your actual visitation date. Please call the Office of Admission at (860) 685-3000.

Please e-mail questions and comments about tours and visits to visit@wesleyan.edu.

 

LONG LANE FARM TOURS

Wesleyan's organic student-run farm at Long Lane will offer tours on Fridays from September 20th through mid-November. Tours will begin at 1:15 pm at the farm and will last approximately 30 minutes.

Visitors are responsible for their own transportation. The farm is located at the intersection of Wadsworth Street and Long Lane and can be reached by following Cross Street south from Freeman Athletic Center. If you are using a GPS, the farm’s address is 281 Long Lane, Middletown CT. Parking is available in the lot across from the Rugby Field. 

long lane

 

You do not need to make an appointment for a tour, but please email dethomas@wesleyan.edu to confirm that a tour will be offered the day you plan to visit.