The Office of Graduate Student Services is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Graduate Studies constitutes an essential element of Wesleyan, an independent university of the liberal arts and sciences founded in 1831. Wesleyan offers Graduate Studies programs leading to the Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. There are approximately 200 graduate students in Graduate Studies programs.

Graduate Students In the News

Wesleyan Named a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students
Wesleyan Named a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students
For the second year in a row, Wesleyan is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2017–2018 Fulbright Students, as recently announced by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program.…
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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Master of Arts (M.A.)


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  • Mathematics
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  • Neuroscience & Behavior
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Non-degree Programs

  • German Exchange Program
  • Romance Language Teaching Assistants
  • Asian Language Teaching Assistants
  • Writing Fellows


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