For Students


Wellesley College Students:

Get involved with your Botanic Gardens in one or more of these ways --


Planting the Edible Ecosystem Garden

  • Become a member of the Botanistas - WCBG's student support group


  • Work or volunteer at Wellesley College Botanic Gardens (WCBG):
    NEW THIS YEAR! Student Docent Program
    Train to be a tour guide for the greenhouses and gardens, and give tours.
    These are paid positions. If you are interested, come to an info session at the Botanic Gardens' Visitor Center on:
    Tuesday, September 6 at 4 p.m. or Thursday, September 8 at 12:30 p.m.


  • Apply for an internship:
    NEW THIS YEAR! The Morris Internship in Global Flora
    Propose a project interpreting part of the collections, in the greenhouses or outdoor gardens.


  • Participate in research:
    NEW THIS YEAR! The Paulson Initiative
    Monitor biodiversity and environmental conditions on campus.


  • Come to one of our student events


  • Take a course 


Interested? Email