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Iowa Wesleyan University Student Life

Iowa Wesleyan University is on a 60-acre campus in a small town setting in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Iowa Wesleyan University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus,, , and more.

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Iowa Wesleyan University has a thriving Student Union Board. In fact, more students participate in Student Union Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Iowa Wesleyan University include Student Government Association, Behavioral Science Club, Student Nurses Association and Homecoming Committee.

Iowa Wesleyan University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Spring Thing and Chris Jones (hypnotist).

Iowa Wesleyan University Housing

Iowa Wesleyan University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Iowa Wesleyan University students live on campus. In 2021, 68% of undergrads at Iowa Wesleyan University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 32% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Iowa Wesleyan University. There are 465 spots available in on-campus housing for all 473 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 22 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 50% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Iowa Wesleyan University offers coed housing and .

Safety at Iowa Wesleyan University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Iowa Wesleyan University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Iowa Wesleyan University has evening patrols by trained security personnel.

Plan a Visit to Iowa Wesleyan University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Iowa Wesleyan University, take Interstate 80 to Mount Pleasant, IA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Eastern Iowa airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Iowa you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Iowa Wesleyan University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Iowa Wesleyan University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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