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About Wheelock

  • A four-year, private, coeducational college with comprehensive arts and sciences and professional programs
  • Our mission is to improve the lives of children and families

Meet a Wheelock Student


  • Beautiful campus in the Fenway area of Boston
  • Within walking distance of landmarks such Fenway Park, the Museum of Fine ArtsNewbury Street, and the Charles River Esplanade
  • Easy access by public transportation to downtown Boston, the Freedom Trail, and Boston Harbor.
  • Boston is "America's College Town," with a total a student population of over 250,000 students at more than 50 colleges. The opportunities are endless!


  • Open Houses and Information Sessions are offered year round. Register online or call 617-879-2206.
  • Campus tours are offered Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., subject to availability.
  • Informational interviews with an admissions counselor are typically offered directly after campus tours at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; however, please be sure to ensure an appointment is available on the date you wish to visit. Additionally, informational interviews can be scheduled individually with an admissions counselor during our regular business hours; to schedule a custom informational interview, please call us at 617-879-2206. Please note that Wheelock does not require an interview for all applicants (though it may be requested) as part of the undergraduate application process.
  • We recommend you take public transportation, but you may also choose to drive to campus.

Campus Life



  • Student to faculty ratio of 10:1
  • Average class size is 16 students
  • All courses are taught by accessible professors who serve as mentors

Student Services and Resources

Application Requirements

Financial Aid and Merit Scholarships

  • Wheelock tries to make quality higher education accessible to as many students as possible
  • Wheelock has an extensive financial aid program that includes scholarships, grants, loans, and work study
  • Merit scholarships are available for qualifying first-year and transfer students
  • More than 97% of Wheelock undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid

inspire a world of good

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