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Undergraduate Admissions

As the top ranked Christ-centered liberal arts college in the U.S., everything about Wheaton—from class sizes to college rankings—reflects our higher purpose: that our students learn well while rooted in deeply-connected community. Wheaton students graduate well-prepared for career, calling, and for all of life.

Discover why Wheaton is an education worth pursuing.
We invite you to apply today!


Dear Freshman . . .

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Prospective Students

Start learning about Wheaton, wherever you are on your college journey.

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Admitted Students

Confirm your spot at Wheaton and learn about our #MyWheaton Days events designed especially for admitted students.

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Plan Your Visit to Wheaton

Whether you come for Wheaton Connection, an individual visit, or one of our summer preview days, we can help you plan your visit to Wheaton.

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Prospective Student Athletes

Find out more about athletics at Wheaton.

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Center for Vocation and Career

Find out more about how the CVC will equip you to use your liberal arts education to thrive in your career as you reflect kingdom values, and help build the church and benefit society worldwide.

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Scholarships and Aid

Each year Wheaton offers more than 30 million dollars in generous merit scholarships and need-based aid to help make a Wheaton education more affordable.

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Life at Wheaton

What is student life about at Wheaton College? We’re a community that’s devoted to developing the whole student. Here, faith, living, and learning are intimately intertwined.

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With 40 majors, a student-to-faculty ratio of 10-to-1, and an average class size of 23, Wheaton offers a rigorous academic environment deeply integrated with Christian faith.

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Meet Our Team

Our admissions counselors would be happy to meet you and answer any questions you have.

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Kingdom Diversity

We believe that making a commitment to kingdom diversity, inclusion, justice, and unity is central to fulfilling the Great Commission, the Greatest Commandments, and our College Mission. 

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Conservatory of Music

One of the top conservatories in the country, the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music is served by 20 full-time music faculty, representing over 400 years of teaching and performing experience.

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Study Abroad

Whether it's for the summer or the semester, Wheaton offers a wide variety of opportunities for study abroad and other experiential learning experiences.

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Welcome Transfer Students!

Each year, Wheaton College welcomes over 60 transfers from other schools, both two- and four-year institutions.

No matter your story, we look forward to helping you explore whether Wheaton College is the next destination on your college journey.

Learn More About Transferring to Wheaton
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Pre-College B.R.I.D.G.E. Program

Building Roads to Intellectual Diversity and Greater Education (BRIDGE) is a four-week intensive and residential academic and leadership program that brings together high-achieving, first-generation college-bound, low-income, and African-American and Latino students from the Chicagoland area who are eager to experience the academic rigor of college.

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Apply to Wheaton, a place where you'll be trained to change the world for Christ and his kingdom.

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Scholarships and Aid

Did you know that nearly 77% of the students at Wheaton receive some financial aid funding? Wheaton offers need-based aid, merit-based scholarships and other aid options to help offset the cost of your education. 

Wake Up at Wheaton

The start of every new day at Wheaton means fresh opportunities to learn, grow and serve together. Check out what a typical morning looks like for six Wheaton students. 

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