Student Life

Your Community. Founded Here.

When you arrive at W&J, you become part of a talented and engaging student body that is recognized for its abilities, dedication and integrity. W&J offers exceptional opportunities to participate in activities outside of the classroom that all add value to your education and experience inside the classroom. You will have access to mentors, advisors, peer counselors and success consultants that will help you navigate your time on campus.

Living at W&J College

From our First Year Residence Halls to Residential Learning Communities, you'll find a place to call home. You'll join a safe and supportive community for sharing meals and making memories.

Thriving the First Year

All four years at W&J College are fun, but your first year is special. Meet your first roommates. Connect with your alumni mentor (who will send you cookies on your first day!). Find your tribe. Your first year is the beginning of belonging to a strong, lifelong community.

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Finding Yourself at W&J College

Maybe you know your goal is medical school. Or maybe you're not sure yet where you're headed. Both paths are possible at W&J College. Here, you'll discover limitless connections. You might uncover connections between cuisine and communication that will make you a better cook and a better doctor, or unearth a passion for wildlife conservation through one of the student clubs.

For Samara Wendel ’20, keeping a full schedule is second nature. The financial economics major and Chinese and accounting minor added to that schedule with an internship with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

Samara Wendel '22
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“I still don’t know what I want to do,” Pollice said, “but the Center for Professional Pathways has really helped me…and the whole faculty and staff—we really do have something special at W&J.”

Alyssa Pollice '24
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The biology major is interning in the lab of Paul Himes, Ph.D., at the University of Louisville. The lab is working with different mutant pathogenic bacteria and examining their growth patterns to determine if other bacteria can disrupt their chemical signaling pathways to limit their growth.

Alexander Albright '20
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At W&J College more than 800 on-campus leadership engagement opportunities are available to students.

Our 26 varsity athletic programs compete in NCAA Division III. As a President, you're challenged to reach your potential on the field and off.

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The percentage of students that live on-campus, and call W&J College home.

Student Life Office Hours

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Monday - Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Summer Hours (June & July only):
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Extended hours available by appointment