Summer Mailings

Entering Students!  Watch your mail and your email account during the first two weeks of July for the arrival of some important information!

Fall Semester Tuition Bill:  Please note that Tuition Bills will be emailed to students' email account during the first week of July and are due on July 26.

Orientation Mailing:  These materials, sent to you by the Office of the Dean of First-Year Students, will help you and your family prepare for your arrival on campus and the start of your first year at Wellesley.  The components (listed below) are also posted here in electronic form, for handy reference.  Questions about mailings can be sent to

For Students:

For Parents:


For Students and Families:


Summer Common Reading:  The book Being Wrong, by Kathryn Schulz, is being sent to all incoming students in early July.  We ask that students read the book and take some time to think about the messages it conveys about the value (and importance) of being wrong.  More information about this book is available at

Key Dates

Dates to know for Orientation

Friday, August 23
International first-year students arrive
Monday, August 26
All other first-year, transfer, and Davis Scholar students arrive
Monday-Monday, August 26-September 2
Orientation week for all new students
Friday, August 30
Course registration for first-year students
Tuesday, September 3
Classes begin for all students