Wilson is committed to providing our students and their families with value in a college education. From our first-in-the-nation student loan buyback program to career development and financial literacy training, we’re dedicated to providing an experience
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.
With individualized attention, the latest in technology and equipment, access to the nation’s Capitol and rich traditions, a Wilson education has it all.
Mission and Values
We’re passionate about student-centered education. Think of how much further you’ll go with close student/faculty relationships; small, invigorating classes; and a supportive environment that rewards exploration.
Our lush 300-acre campus is on the National Register of Historic Places—but it’s more than just a pretty place. Discover the organic farm at the Fulton Center for Sustainability Studies; visit the Gold LEED-certified Brooks Complex for Science, Mathematics and Technology; or hang out in the new learning commons in the newly renovated John Stewart Memorial Library.
We’ve evolved from a pioneer in women’s education to one of the “Best Value” schools for women and men in U.S. News & World Report’s annual college rankings guide. For nearly 150 years, we’ve been proud to provide education and resources that respond to changing student needs.
Wilson College will host simultaneous receptions marking the opening of two free art exhibitions on Wednesday, Sept. 13—one featuring the work of members of The Foundry and one featuring the work of Hagerstown, Md., artist Kate Miller.
Wilson College in Chambersburg and Widener University Commonwealth Law School in Harrisburg today signed an articulation agreement that guarantees qualified Wilson student admission to Widener’s law program and allows them to complete both degrees in six years rather than the usual minimum of seven years.
The Henry R. Luce Foundation has awarded a $200,000 grant to the editors of the academic journal Political Theology — Wilson Associate Professor of Religion David True and Vincent Lloyd, associate professor of theology and religious studies at Villanova University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.