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Wells Grants Employee Awards for Excellence


The awards were given along with recognitions for milestone years of service at the College's annual Employee Recognition Breakfast.
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Wells Students Attend Public Leadership Education Network Seminars


The annual sessions aim to prepare college women for leadership in public policy, the sciences, and other areas.
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Wells Granted Funding to Host Village of Aurora Farmer's Market


The market, which is expected to open in April, will make fresh, local produce available to students as well as the wider community.
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About Wells

The Education of an Extraordinary Life

The exploration of ideas from multiple perspectives. Connection with a close community of professors and friends. Seminar-like classes that allow for deep discussion and scholarship. An emphasis on experiential learning, collaboration and real-world preparation. A breathtaking campus on the shores of Cayuga Lake. These are just a few reasons why Wells is not your ordinary college education.

We attract a special kind of student—one who appreciates immersion in a wide range of liberal arts studies and a commitment to global citizenship. The Wells experience includes....

  • Personal mentoring from professors—one teacher to every nine students
  • A strong emphasis on experiential learning through internships, study abroad and original research
  • A first-rate liberal arts foundation that combines classroom theory with real-world preparation
  • The cultivation of global citizenship and social responsibility
  • A connected, close-knit community on a beautiful Finger Lakes campus
  • A high-quality, affordable education