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 and Inclusion (DEI) 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