Rachel Hymes ’17

“Iowa Wesleyan is the full college experience. There are lots of events for the students to meet and get to know each other. And with all the student groups and activities, there’s always something to do.” View Video


Becca Kokjohn ’16

“I went to a very small high school, so I didn’t want a large university. I didn’t want to sit in a classroom and just blend in.” View Video


Josh Knight ’16

“At Iowa Wesleyan University, I’ve become a better citizen and developed leadership skills.” View Video

Upcoming Events

Mon 07

Labor Day Vacation

September 7
Wed 09

A Shot of Reality

September 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 21

Homecoming Week

September 21 - September 26

Hooray! We are now Iowa Wesleyan University!


Iowa Wesleyan Gets a New Name and Look

Mount Pleasant – On May 8, 2015, the Iowa Wesleyan Board of Trustees took unanimous action to change Iowa Wesleyan College to Iowa Wesleyan University. The change comes on the heels of a historic and collaborative strategic planning process that concluded this summer and involved over 900 regional partners and a multitude of stakeholder groups.…

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Iowa Private College Week Set for August 3-7

High school students are deep into summer jobs and activities. Many are also taking important steps toward deciding which college to attend. Several hundred have already signed up for campus tours at Iowa’s private, non-profit colleges and universities during the first full week of August. The first full week of August is traditionally Iowa Private…

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Iowa Wesleyan, SCC to Launch Cooperative Enrollment Agreements in Criminal Justice, Nursing, Business Administration and Human Service Programs

Mt. Pleasant – Iowa Wesleyan College (IWC) of Mount Pleasant and Southeastern Community College (SCC) will meet May 20 to launch enrollment agreements for four academic programs. The agreements will offer students at both institutions seamless, shared access to educational programs and services. Four “Memorandum of Articulation Agreements” will be completed which will provide a…

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