Due to the recent increase of COVID cases among those who are both vaccinated and unvaccinated, and due to the new CDC recommendations issued July 26, effective immediately, masks will be required in all public indoor spaces on the Wesleyan campus for all students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors.
We are closely monitoring the situation and will notify you immediately of any changes. Those who do not comply with this mandate will be asked to leave campus.
Please remember that all of this could change. If the CDC issues new guidelines, we will follow those. Read more on Wesleyan's COVID-19 policies.
After graduating from Georgia College and State University with a degree in French and Spanish, Ellis Anne relocated to Germany to pursue higher education in the form of German language and culture courses at the University of Mannheim. Ellis Anne has been teaching foreign language and culture for the past three years but upon completion of Wesleyan’s MBA program, she is pursuing a career in an industry where she can use her language and business skills to work internationally.
Currently serving as a fifth-grade teacher at Vineville Academy in Macon, Tyler is from Atlanta and earned her undergraduate degree in early childhood and special education at Middle Georgia State University. Tyler is a dedicated mother, educator, advocate of diverse education.
Benson Charge: “Members of the graduating class, demands will be made upon you which were not made upon us. Your training, if you are true to it, will amply qualify you to meet those demands. No wiser blessing could I wish for you than that you may be true to every God-appointed work.” Catherine Brewer Benson, Wesleyan College’s first graduate, Class of 1840.
In 1840, Catherine Elizabeth Brewer Benson became the first woman to receive her degree from the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women.
Catherine Elizabeth Brewer Benson 1840 In the 1839 Georgia Female College catalog, twenty young women are listed in the Junior Class. Of this number, eleven graduated on the night of July 16, 1840, and were pioneers in education for women. By virtue of being alphabetically the first in line, Catherine Elizabeth Brewer was the first woman to receive her degree from the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women. READ MORE
Wesleyan College is privileged to steward many arts and cultural events and share them with the community. Most are free and open to the public. Wesleyan art galleries are open M-F 1-5PM and on Wesleyan Market Saturdays from 10AM-2PM.Event listing
Tour our beautiful 200-acre campus featuring Georgian architecture, lush green spaces, recreational facilities, residence halls, and worship center.Vist Wesleyan Virtually
Wesleyan College is home to five NCAA Division III sports: soccer, basketball, volleyball, tennis, and softball. In addition, we offer an award-winning Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Equestrian program.View More