Iowa Wesleyan University is a transformational learning community whose passion is to educate, empower and inspire students to lead meaningful lives and careers.


Iowa Wesleyan will be the preeminent educational leader and resource for southeast Iowa as its regional, comprehensive university offering an engaging student experience in relevant undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and professions.


  • Learning & Community: We value a love of learning, a desire for civility, and the release of human potential for the sake of the common good.
  • Faith & Service: We honor spiritual values, social justice, and the welfare of the human community through civic engagement and service to one another.
  • Discovery & Action: We value the discovery of the self, the other, the broader world, and responsible action in response to those discoveries.
  • Courage & Passion: We value learning in the community and appreciate that these endeavors require bold risk-taking; and we value and celebrate that these endeavors are fueled by the passions, desires, and aspirations of our members.

Iowa Wesleyan University
601 North Main Street
Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641
PHONE: 319-385-8021, 800-582-2383
FAX: 319-385-6296

This catalog is not to be construed as a contract. The University reserves the right to make changes in the offerings and regulations contained in this catalog without notice. Such changes, academic or otherwise, shall take effect whenever the administration determines that such changes are prudent.