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Wesleyan University

Wesleyan University is a private D3 university located in Middletown, Connecticut. The tuition to attend is $47,244 and is the same for both in state and out of state students The average net cost to attend Wesleyan University is $24,520 and 21% of students get in. There are roughly 2,888 students that attend Wesleyan University.

More information on Wesleyan University can be found by going to their academics page or their admissions page.

You can contact the Men's Wrestling Head Coach Drew Black at (860) 685-2907 dblack@wesleyan.edu or by filling out the recruitment questionnaire.


Wesleyan University ( WESS-lee-ən) is a private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut, founded in 1831. Wesleyan is a Baccalaureate College that emphasizes undergraduate instruction in the arts and sciences, grants research master's degrees in many academic disciplines, and grants PhD degrees in biology, chemistry, mathematics and computer science, molecular biology and biochemistry, music, and physics. Wesleyan is a prestigious institution, ranking as the third best liberal arts college in the nation in 2016. The university is among the most selective in the nation, receiving 12,788 applications for the Class of 2022 and accepting only 2,233 students, yielding a 17.5% acceptance rate. Wesleyan alumni have won Pulitzer Prizes, Emmy Awards, Tony Awards and several other awards in their post-collegiate careers. Founded under the auspices of the Methodist Episcopal Church and with the support of prominent residents of Middletown, the now secular university was the first institution of higher education to be named after John Wesley, the founder of Methodism. About 20 unrelated colleges and universities were subsequently named after Wesley. Wesleyan, along with Amherst College and Williams College, is a member of the Little Three colleges.