About Us

Experience it Yourself

Wilson College is dedicated to providing students with a valuable, affordable college education. When students choose our liberal arts college in Pennsylvania, they receive knowledge and experience that equips them to succeed beyond graduation.

Our Distinctive Community

Experience it Yourself

Step onto our campus and feel the Wilson difference. Our students are curious, driven and community-minded—just like you.

Craft Your Experience

Your college experience should be unique and right for you. At Wilson, you can create the college experience you want while receiving an excellent and comprehensive education that helps you prepare for your career. Our dedicated faculty and staff ensure you have everything you need — including individualized attention, the latest technology and equipment, and a supportive environment — to help you succeed.

Who We Are

We're committed to providing a student-focused education for undergraduate students, graduate students, and adult learners. We foster a diverse and inclusive community that works together, helping one another achieve greatness through academic, professional, and personal growth.

At our college, we offer various programs to help you complete your degree. Whether you want to focus on education, business, nursing, the arts, or the humanities, we have courses for you. You'll develop the skills and expertise you need for your future, surrounded by like-minded peers and supportive, knowledgeable faculty. We focus on and achieve our goals by following the Wilson College Honor Principle and Mission Statement. These values ensure we center your experience around what matters most — you. 

Our Campus

Our lush, 300-acre campus has everything you need to succeed. We have an organic farm for sustainability studies, a new learning commons in our recently renovated John Stewart Memorial Library, and a Gold LEED-certified Brooks Complex that houses the latest equipment and technology for students in science, mathematics, and technology programs.

We also have multiple sports teams, student organizations, and clubs for you to participate in throughout your college years.

What's more, our campus is a beautiful place to learn and explore. In fact, it's on the National Register of Historic Places.


Our History

Wilson College in Pennsylvania has a proven history of providing resources and education to reflect students' needs. Our dedication to our students has only strengthened since our inception nearly 150 years ago. 

We keep our history safe by curating a rich repository of artifacts and materials in the C. Elizabeth Boyd ‘33 Archives at The Hankey Center for the History of Women’s Education


Wilson at a Glance

See how the numbers add up to a complete college experience.
acres on our USDA-certified organic farm
The Fulton Center for Sustainability Studies connects students and the local community, featuring a working farm, seasonal community-supported agriculture offerings, and peaceful walking trails.
stalls for college-owned and student horses
Our Penn Hall Equestrian Center has indoor and outdoor riding arenas, a cross-country jump complex and 20 acres of fenced paddocks and pastures.
our investment in the Harry R. Brooks Complex for Science, Mathematics and Technology

News & Events

Catch up with Wilson’s latest news, upcoming events and faculty and student accomplishments.
Kathy Buck

PA Higher Education List Recognizes Wilson College Vice President

Wilson College Vice President for Student Development Katherine M.

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Julie Warnick at nationals

Wilson Takes National Championship in Open Reigning

The 2023-2024 equestrian season ended with Wilson College making unprecedented marks as Julie Warnick ‘26 (New Oxford, Pa.) won the national champi

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