NEW PARENT ESSENTIALS

As a parent of a new Wesleyan student, we welcome you to the Wesleyan community! You and your student will begin to hear more often from Wesleyan throughout the summer. In the meantime, should you need any assistance please contact us at parents@wesleyan.edu.

Summer Sendoffs

Summer Sendoffs

Join new students and their families for a casual summer social as they prepare to head to campus. This is an opportunity to meet others new to Wesleyan, as well as current students and their families, alumni, and friends of Wesleyan. Planning is happening now to reimagine Summer Sendoffs into virtual programs. Please continue to check back for the details.

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New Student Arrival Day

New Student Arrival Day

New international students arrive to campus on Sunday, August 29, 2021. More information for new international students can be found here. New student arrival day for domestic students is Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Additonal details about programs and events happening on September 1 can be found by visiting the learn more button below.

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Orientation

Orientation

New Student Orientation (NSO) is a comprehensive introduction to Wesleyan University. Students will build relationships with other students, faculty and administrators and have important discussions about values, traditions, and community standards at Wesleyan.  
For general parent questions please contact parents@wesleyan.edu and for questions specific to orientation please contact the Orientation office at orientation@wesleyan.edu.

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Residential Life

Residential Life

Learn all about the office, housing options and important policies and housing dates.

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Packing List

Packing List

Read through our suggested items list.

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