More than 30,000 Wesleyan alumni live throughout the United States and across the world.  And they are all Cardinals for life.  The Wesleyan Alumni Network is a vibrant community offering lifelong opportunities for alumni to stay connected with each other and the University.  You are invited to explore them all and find out which ones work best for you!



Looking to get more involved? Want to meet other Wes alumni in your city? Wondering how to reach your freshman roommate? Start here.



Wesleyan has flourished as an institution because of generous and consistent support from generations of alumni, parents and friends.



Host an event. Join a committee. Mentor a student or fellow alumni. There are many ways to give back to alma mater.


Feb 23


Enjoy this Happy Hour with NESCAC alumni in NYC.teractive discussion.

New York, NY, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Feb 25

Chicago Family-Friendly Outing: Garfield Park Conservatory

Explore everything the beautiful conservatory has to offer with your Wesleyan family and friends.

Chicago, IL, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Mar 11

4th Brian P. Gottlieb '88 Memorial Skating Party

Join us for a family-friendly skating party at the Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers in memory of Brian P. Gottlieb '88.

New York, NY, 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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Miranda ’02 Up For Moana Grammy, Receives Special Latin Grammy Award

Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02, the Pulitzer Prize winner, MacArthur Genius, and Tony Award winner for Hamilton and In the Heights was honored with the Latin Recording Academy President’s Merit Award at the 18th annual Latin Grammy Awards on Nov. 16.

Six Ironmans In, Cooney ’83 Is Still Devoted To Supporting The Wes Experience

(By Karl Ortegon ’18) Gretchen Millspaugh Cooney ’83, who played field hockey and swam at Wesleyan in the late ’70s and early ’80s, recently returned home to Philadelphia after competing at the Ironman World Championships in Hawai’i.

Abel ’98 Builds Skate Parks, Community In The West Bank

Adam Abel ’98 has been a frequent traveler from New York City to Qalquilya, Palestine, in the past six years to join his colleague and friend, Mohammed Othman, in reimagining what “normal” might mean in Palestine. 

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