Do You Have Questions?
If you are a parent of a graduating senior and you have a question, please contact Camille Dolansky, Office of Parent Programs, 860/685-3756 or
Frequently Asked Questions
For a list of frequently asked
questions (FAQs), please click here.
Wesleyan - Under Construction - Parking Options
Due to several construction projects
on campus, parking and access to University buildings is limited. We will do our
best to accommodate the larger crowd on campus during the weekend through the
use of golf carts and shuttle vans, but please expect delays and plan
Additional parking may be available at the Middlesex Mutual Parking Garage (two
blocks from campus at the junction of Court and Main streets), the Vine Street
parking lot (adjacent to the tennis courts), and the Freeman Athletic Center
parking lots (Cross Street and Pine Street). Shuttle vans will run regularly
between these lots and all sites on campus.
The lot adjacent to the Stewart M. Reid House, Office of Admission, 70 Wyllys
Avenue and the “C” lot on Church Street will be reserved for members of the
Classes of ’56 and earlier, as well as for any individuals with disabilities. A
parking/shuttle flyer will be included in your welcome packet. Please let us
know by May 12 if you require special parking by contacting Laurie Zolty in the
Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 860/685-3527 or
Thank you for your understanding during this exciting time at Wesleyan.
You can watch progress of the new
Suzanne Lemberg Usdan University Center by webcam here:
And lastly, if you’d like to read all about the campus plans for
Parents and families of the Class of 06 should arrange for hotel/motel accommodations as soon as possible. Please refer to the About Wesleyan section of the University Web site at
www.wesleyan.edu/about/lodging.ctt for information regarding local accommodations.
Commencement Ceremony Rain Plan
In case of rain, the ceremony will take place under the large tent on Andrus Field. Since seating for guests will be limited, we respectfully ask you to reduce the number of your guests who will be sitting under the tent to three. There will be a live broadcast of the ceremony in the Memorial Chapel.
Caps and Gowns
Seniors order caps and gowns from Broad Street Bookstore during the
last week of March. Broad Street Bookstore will send a letter to
all seniors with instructions for ordering during the last week of
March. Call the Broad Street Bookstore with any questions
at (860) 685-7323.
Members of the Class of 06 may obtain their diplomas on Saturday, May 27
from 10 a.m.– 5 p.m.