Your Success is Our Priority
The faculty, administration and students of HWS take an all-hands-on-deck, community-based approach to advising, mentoring, tutoring, applauding and supporting each other. Because we’re at our best when all of us are thriving and everyone has a place to belong.
Connect with all the resources needed to live in community with peers, learn from world-class faculty, and engage with staff ready to help in your transition.
Enjoy life in a warm and welcoming, busy and electric 100%-residential campus community.
Activities and Organizations
Join or lead one (or more) of our 90+ student-run clubs and organizations—or start a new one.
Compete on one of our 23 NCAA teams (men’s lacrosse is Division I; the rest are Division III). Twelve more sports are being added over the next few years.
Contribute to initiatives and dialogues that build belonging, celebrate diversity and expand social justice.
Stay fit and balanced by choosing among an array of activities, fitness classes, intramural sports and campus events. And go jump in the lake!
Choose among a variety of healthy, delicious, on-campus dining options—including the Cellar Pub and Au Bon Pain.
Drawing clean energy from 20 acres of solar panels, the Colleges are on track to meet a goal of carbon neutrality by 2025.
First Generation Initiative
First in your family to attend college? You’ll have a network of mentors and resources to guide you (and your family) through every step of your HWS journey.
LGBTQ+ Resource Center
Build community in an environment that values and affirms the identities of LGBTQIA+ students, faculty and staff while also creating opportunities for allyship.
Whether it’s a class to reduce anxiety or stress, or a one-on-one counseling session, a network of peers and professionals are ready to support your journey.
Celebrate and learn more about your religion and the faith traditions of those around you.
Blend your coursework and co-curricular activities with your mindfulness practice.