Wesleyan University

The information below is for 2016-2017. Please check back in August 2017 for updated information.

National College Match Requirements for:

Finalists who rank Wesleyan

Please submit these materials as soon as you are notified you are a Finalist.

College Match Required Application Materials


Official Test Scores (optional)
SAT code: 3959
ACT code: 0614

Wesleyan is entirely test-optional and does not require the submission of standardized tests in the admissions process. You should submit the combination of test results you feel best represents your academic achievement and potential. This can range from a full set of SATs and SAT Subject Tests, an ACT, SAT Subject Test Results, and AP exam scores, to a combination of results from different evaluations, or no test results at all. Learn more about Wesleyan's test-optional policy.

If submitting test scores, request official scores from the College Board and/or ACT. Do NOT use the rush reporting service.

Wesleyan also accepts copies of official score reports sent by your high school.

2 Official Transcripts Your counselor should submit a copy of your official transcript electronically via Naviance or by mail (see Contact Information below).
3 Supplemental Materials (optional) For applicants who would like to supplement their applications with work in art, music, scientific research, and others. Learn more about submitting supplemental materials.

Mail to the Office of Admission (see Contact Information below).


CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
CSS code: 3959
Available: Oct. 1

If your parents own a business or farm:

  • Submit the CSS Financial Aid/PROFILE Business/Farm Supplement.

If your parents are divorced or separated:

  • Your noncustodial parent must submit the online Noncustodial PROFILE using the login ID and password that will be emailed to you when you complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE.
  • Your noncustodial parent must also submit copies of their 2016 federal tax returns with all schedules, attachments, W-2 Forms, and other earnings statements. Submit directly to Wesleyan using this cover sheet.
  • If you do not have any contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a request to waive the requirement of their financial information. Download the Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition.


A copy of your parents’ 2016 federal income tax returns

Signed, with all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements. Include personal and corporate partnership tax returns (IRS 1065, 1120, 1120-S).

Also include copies of your parents' recent paystubs or other verification of current-year income. Submit directly to Wesleyan using this cover sheet.

Mail, fax or email to the Office of Financial Aid (see Contact Information below).

Options following the Match

Early Decision

Finalists who do not match may apply Early Decision to Wesleyan through Early Decision II. The deadline for Early Decision II is January 1. 

Interested applicants must email the Admissions Office by December 3 to be considered.

Regular Decision

Follow the instructions below to apply through Regular Decision.

Regular Decision Requirements:

Step 1: Select Wesleyan on the QuestBridge Regular Decision Form on your Application Management page between November 6 - December 11. Only check the box if you fully intend to submit a complete application to Wesleyan (including all of the materials detailed in the table below).

Step 2: Submit all additional required application and financial materials to Wesleyan according to your status by the deadlines listed below. 

Information for Non-Finalists

indicates a required material

Regular Decision Required Application Materials


Finalists who ranked Wesleyan and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Wesleyan

Common Application and all supporting documents



Official Transcripts

Update including recent grades

Official Test Scores (optional)
SAT code: 3959
ACT code: 0614

If submitting scores 

Midyear Report

Application Fee



Regular Decision Required Financial Aid Materials


Finalists who ranked Wesleyan and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Wesleyan

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

CSS code: 3959
Available: Oct. 1
Deadline: Feb. 15


2016 Federal Tax Returns and W-2

Deadline: Mar. 1


2018-2019 FAFSA
Available: Oct. 1
Deadline: Feb. 15

Contact Information 

Contact Information (for mailing/faxing materials and general questions):

Mail official transcripts to:
Office of Admission
Wesleyan University
70 Wyllys Avenue
Middletown, CT 06459

Mail, fax, or email federal income tax returns to:
Wesleyan University
Office of Financial Aid
237 High Street
Middletown, CT 06459
Fax: (860) 685-2801
Email: finaid@wesleyan.edu 

The Office of Financial Aid also accepts documents through IDOC.

Wesleyan Contacts (regarding QuestBridge applications):
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Office of Financial Aid

More information about applying to Wesleyan

Wesleyan welcomes applications from undocumented students with and without DACA status through the National College Match. For more information, click here.