Woven into everything we do

Equality is woven into the fabric of who we are. Since our founding in 1834, Wheaton has focused on expanding who has access to a rigorous liberal arts education. Wheaton believes embracing diversity leads to personal growth, intellectual enrichment, freedom and social justice. We know that our ability to provide a transformative liberal arts education is predicated upon the collaborative and vibrant community that is at the heart of Wheaton’s innovative spirit. There is a thread of equity here at Wheaton. Now we’re making sure it’s woven into everything we do.

Six things to know about Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging (DEIB) at Wheaton

  1. We’re diverse in many different ways
  2. We work collaboratively to support students
  3. We know how we want to improve
  4. We have a track record of commitment
  5. We believe in accountability
  6. We have shared leadership to achieve our goals