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Wellesley College

Wellesley, MA

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LOCATION AND SETTING

Wellesley Population27,982
Nearest Metropolitan AreaBoston
EnvironmentLarge town
Campus Size500 acres
Weather
Temperature21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain127 rainy days per year
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport15 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Bus Station15 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Train Station15 mile(s) from campus in Boston

HOUSING

College HousingCollege offers housing to students
Types of HousingWomen's dorms, single student apartments, disabled student housing, cooperative housing
Students in College Housing 100% of freshmen, 98% of all students
Housing Requirements 
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off
Campus/Commuting
2%
Off-Campus Housing
Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

SECURITY

24-Hour Emergency Phone/
Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security PatrolsAvailable
Late-Night Transport/Escort
Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing
Entrances
Available

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Health ServiceOffered
Personal CounselingOffered
Child CareOffered

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
Mascot 
School ColorsWellesley blue
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
SportWOMENMEN
OfferedScholarships
Given
OfferedScholarships
Given
Basketballx   
Crewx   
Cross-Country Runningx   
Fencingx   
Field Hockeyx   
Golfx   
Lacrossex   
Soccerx   
Softballx   
Squashx   
Swimming And Divingx   
Tennisx   
Track And Fieldx   
Volleyballx   
 
Women's Club Sportsrugby, sailing, skiing (downhill), ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports 
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sportsarchery, basketball, crew, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, volleyball, water polo

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Activities and Organizationschoral groups, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook
Sororities 
Fraternities 
ROTCArmy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.79 4.31 694 706 32
Low 3.14 3.42 470 560 25
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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