Pre-College General Information


Pre-College Residential Program at Wellesley

Registration Opens January 27, 2014

Program Dates: June 29-July 25, 2014

Rising high school juniors and seniors have the opportunity to live on campus and take two courses at Wellesley College during the summer, enjoying academic, social, and intellectual opportunities that cannot be found in a high school classroom. For four weeks, be a member of the Wellesley community, taking courses with college students while earning full college credit.  This program requires one writing course and one elective course from the Pre-College Courses listed.


Highlights of Wellesley's Pre-College Residential Program

  • Open to rising High School Juniors and Seniors in good academic standing.

  • Receive full college credit for two courses

  • Experience college student life by living on campus


General Information           


See Tuition,Fees andPayment schedule in "Tuition & Fees" Section 

Financial Aid: Wellesley College does not offer financial aid to Pre-College Study students.

Housing and Meals:  Students are required to live on-campus during this program. Full service meal plan is included.

Identification Card: Students will be issued an ID card, also called a one-card, at orientation.  The one card is used to access campus facilities including residence halls, academic buildings, and the library.

International Students: International students are not eligible to enroll in the Pre-College Residential Program.

Transferring Credit to Other Institutions:Visiting students in good standing will be issued official Wellesley College transcripts after Summer Session grades are posted. Since each educational institution has its own credit transfer policy, pre-college students should contact their own schools about transferring credits.

Students with Disabilities: Wellesley College is committed to making its educational programs and facilities accessible to people with disabilities. Students with a documented disability that requires accommodation should notify

Jim Wice, Director of Disability Services, Clapp Library 316,  781.283.2434 as soon as possible. All supporting documentation should be submitted no later than May 23, 2014.

Contact Us

Summer Session
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Corinne Frazer
Tel: 781.283.2200

Sandra Poitras
Tel: 781.283.2756