Student life

As of 2019, about 1,000 students are enrolled in the traditional program on campus, up 75% since 2014. Another 1,200 students are enrolled in adult studies programs on campus and at satellite locations. Wesleyan has a growing international student population that made up 12% of students in 2019. The college community welcomes and includes people from diverse religious, cultural, and racial backgrounds.
• Alpha Phi Alpha - the first Black, Inter-Collegiate Greek-Lettered fraternity.
• Alpha Sigma Phi - the 10th oldest fraternity in the United States.
• Delta Phi Epsilon - a National Panhellenic Conference affiliated social sorority.
• Nu Gamma Phi - a affiliated non social fraternity.
Omicron Delta Kappa - national honorary leadership fraternity.
• Phi Eta Sigma - National collegiate scholastic honor society for freshman.
• Pi Gamma Mu - International Honor Society for Social Sciences.
• Psi Chi - National Honor Society for Psychology.
• Sigma Tau Delta - International English Honors Society
• Kappa Mu Epsilon - National Mathematics Honor Society
Cultural Programs
• Visiting Writers Series
• Performing Arts Series
• Staley Lecture Series
• Mims Gallery Exhibits
• Four Sisters Gallery
Special Collections
• The Lynch Collection of Outsider Art
• Johnson Collection of North Carolina Maps
• Black Mountain College Collection