...fostering continued inquiry into our world and into life itself. 
Our first principle is that understanding and appreciation are ends in themselves, of intrinsic value.

The Wesleyan Institute for Lifelong Learning is chartered to provide educational opportunities outside of formal degree-granting programs to members of the broader community. Wesleyan University has been devoted to liberal learning since its founding in 1831. This program is an extension of this mission — a dedication to the improvement of human well-being by means of education throughout the course of life.

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