Wellesley College Alumnae Association
106 Central Street
Green Hall Room 246
Wellesley, MA 02481-8203
781-283-2331 Alumnae Office Front
The online community offers you a plethora of services including:
- quick global search
- online directory
- class e-notes
- discussion boards
- job postings
- the W Network (life-experience networking)
- @alum email forwarding
- and much more.
The Alumnae Association web site is your doorway
into many of the services and programs of the Alumnae Association.
We invite you to visit the site often for information about
upcoming events, class activities, local area gatherings,
and much more.
The largest annual event that the WCAA
sponsors, reunion brings over 3,000 alumnae and their
guests to campus every June. Programs include faculty
lectures, campus tours, Stepsinging, the Alumnae
Parade, class dinners, and many other activities.
Alumnae Achievement Awards
The College’s highest honor, these awards
are given annually to “alumnae of distinction" who
through their achievement have brought honor to themselves
Summer Symposium offers a unique opportunity for
alumnae and guests to take advantage of our annual week-long
educational seminar highlighting Wellesley’s most treasured
resources; its state-of-the-art facilities and faculty. This
topic-driven program helps cultivate new friendships as well
as life-long learning experiences.
Day to Make a Difference
Wellesley students, alumnae, faculty, staff and
their families participate in annual community service projects
around the US and in different parts of the world.
Alumnae Leadership Council
During this annual weekend program, WCAA volunteer leaders
receive training for their positions and discuss the common
issues that they face as volunteers. Participants are also
provided with current information about Wellesley and new
initiatives within the Alumnae Association.
The WCAA supports over 100 clubs and informal
groups around the world, providing alumnae with opportunities
to socialize, network and connect to Wellesley in their
More than 80 classes are active, with officers
involved in many programs: planning reunions and mini-reunions;
publishing newsletters, directories, and record books;
and sponsoring discussion groups and web sites.
The WCAA travel program provides a portfolio
of trips that helps keep alumnae and friends connected.
With the guidance of faculty members to supplement the
trip with educational lectures and excursions, alumnae
have enjoyed trips to such destinations as Umbria and Rome,
Jordan, the Galápagos Islands, China, Japan, Tanzania
Wellesley Magazine is published four
times a year, and sent to all alumnae. The magazine contains
feature articles on a variety of topics, reviews of books
by alumnae and faculty authors, student essays, College
and Alumnae Association news, and of course, class notes.
for Work and Service
The Center for Work and Service is a resource
throughout every stage of your life’s work. Whether
you are looking for your first job, making a career transition,
or considering graduate school, the CWS can help you. The
CWS offers comprehensive services to alumnae, including
one-on-one career counseling (in person or by phone), club
career events throughout the country, and a vast electronic
resource in our web site, vvww.wellesley.edu/CWS.
Admission Representative Program
The purpose of the Alumnae Admission Representative
(AAR) program is to create a network of dedicated alumnae
to help the Admission Office recruit the most talented
and diverse students for Wellesley. AARs expand the college's
reach and often provide personal contact that could not
exist without the program.
For more information on the AAR program, visit
the AAR website or contact the Office of Admission
Make sure to keep the college informed of
your new address, employment, and volunteer information.
To update your information, either:
- Call the update line at 800-339-5233 (for
updates only), or
- Visit the online
directory (click here for instructions for updating
your information online)