Academic Advising Resources for Students

General Advising Resources for Students

Capstone Options by Major 

Lists every capstone option for each major and whether a capstone is required or optional

Gen Ed Requirements by Department

Departmental listing of General Education Requirements

Major Admission Requirements

List of the admission requirements for every major

Major Requirements

List of the major requirements for every major

New Student Orientation

Website with orientation information for the Class of 2024

Programs with Restrictive Requirements

List of programs that have early and/or restrictive requirements 

Three-Year Option

Information about the option to graduate in three years

Video:  Course Selection Advising Guidelines for Incoming Students

Discussion of first-year course selection


Math and Science Advising Resources:

Astronomy Advising Information

Important information for potential Astronomy majors

Chemistry Advising Information

Course Decision Tree 

Engineering at Wesleyan

Information for students who are interested in engineering

Life Sciences Advising Information

List of life sciences courses that are appropriate for first year students

Health Professions Advising Information

Important information for students who are interested in pre-med or other health professions

Math Advising Information 

Guidelines to determine which math course is appropriate for a particular first year student

NSM Courses for First Year Students

List of Mathematics and Sciences courses that are appropriate for first year students


Writing Advising Resources:

Writing at Wesleyan 

Information about writing resources for students on campus


Global Studies Advising Resources:

Advising for a Global Education
Information about the benefits of, and options and planning for, a global education

Office of Study Abroad


Graduate Programs Resources:

BA/MA Program
Information about the BA/MA programs in natural sciences, mathematics, and psychology

Dual Degree Programs
Information about dual degree programs with Columbia, Dartmouth, and California Institute of Technology