Admitted Students

Welcome Class of 2018!  You’re here! We’re so glad to see you. Stay with us a while, OK? This is a launching pad to a lot of virtual knowledge about Wellesley. 

First Day First Dorm First-Year Seminar First Activities
First Day:
The start of
something big
First Dorm:
Where you brush your teeth & talk for 4 hours
First-Year Seminar: It's different
in college
First Activities: 
150+ student orgs
to choose from


You will experience lots of "firsts" this year; many will be momentous. For a glimpse into what your first year at Wellesley might look like, check out the links at left and:

We also invite you to connect with future classmates via the Class of 2018 Facebook page.

Spring Open Campus

Come to Spring Open Campus! April 28-29
(Monday-Tuesday) for admitted students

Attend thrilling classes, meet classmates.
Registration for Spring Open Campus is now closed.   
If you wish to attend the program, you may register on the day of the program as a walk-in attendee. If you wish to spend the night, please come prepared to stay. To speed the registration process, we encourage you to submit your Permission and Medical Release Form before you arrive on campus.  Questions can be directed to

For Registration locations, please see the Spring Open Campus schedule:   Registration is open until 5:30pm on both Sunday and Monday at Alumnae Hall Ballroom, and until 12:30pm on Tuesday in the Office of Admission. After-hours registration for walk-in attendees is not available.

If interested, you may also choose to join us for "Conversations on Diversity" Day, Sunday, April 27.


1. Enrollment Instructions: You must respond to our offer of admission and submit your enrollment deposit by May 1, 2014.  (PDF version) 
Please note: Your MyWellesley portal will be unavailable on Thursday, April 24, from 5-9pm, EDT. You will be unable to respond to our offer of admission or our wait list at that time. 

2. Update your Contact Information: Provide us with new email or home addresses.

3. Important Announcements: Watch for announcements on your MyWellesley portal for entering students, which will go live in late May.


International Student Orientation: August 22-24, 2014

New Student Orientation: August 25-September 1, 2014

Family and Friends Weekend: October 17-19, 2014




YOUR DECISION! You must respond to our offer of admission and submit your deposit by May 1, 2014 to hold your place in the Class of 2018. Please follow these instructions:


Please log in to your MyWellesley portal at
(Forgotten your log-in information? If so, you may use our automated service to retrieve it. On the portal you will see “click here for login information” or you may go to: You will be asked to enter your email address.)


Click the “Reply Form” button in your MyWellesley portal.


Continue to the “Decision” page. Respond “yes” or “no” to our offer of admission.



If you respond “yes,” you will need to continue to the “Enrollment Form” page and answer five questions before submitting your general deposit payment. You will be asked to (1) acknowledge that you have not submitted an enrollment deposit at any other institution and (2) that you will maintain the same high level of academic achievement and continued good citizenship throughout your senior year; (3) confirm or update your mailing address; (4) indicate whether or not you are considering requesting a one-year deferral; and (5) provide information regarding your citizenshipand .
(Please Note: If you have been awarded a “Deposit Waiver,” this system will recognize this and you will be directed to the “Confirmation” page.)


Continue to the “Payment” page to make a $300 online payment, which will complete the enrollment process. You will have the following options to make your online payment:




CHECKING OR SAVINGS ACCOUNT: You will be asked for a checking or savings account number and your bank’s routing number to make your online payment.
CREDIT CARD (Mastercard, Visa, American Express, or Discover cards only):  You will be asked for your credit card number, expiration date, and security code.  (Please note there is an additional processing charge for using a credit card to make your payment.)
WIRE TRANSFER (for international students only): International students will have the option to make a wire transfer payment using peerTransfer wire service.  To make a wire transfer payment, click on the wire transfer link on the “Payment” page of your online enrollment form.


If you make a payment using a checking/savings account or credit card, you will be returned to the “Confirmation” page to acknowledge receipt of your enrollment form and deposit.  If you make a payment using peerTransfer, you will receive a confirmation number from the peerTransfer website, but you will not be returned to a confirmation page.  You should record your peerTransfer confirmation number and consider it your final confirmation. 
Print a PDF of the above Enrollment Instructions
Update Your Email or Home Address Information
If you are enrolling at Wellesley and have a new email or home address, please let us know so that we can continue to communicate with you about Orientation and let you know about other important information for entering students.
Date Instructions
Now until June 30:

To change your address before June 30, please write to us at with your updated information.

After June 30: To change your address after June 30, please complete the Change of Address Request Form via the Registrar's Office.