Campus Events for Graduate Students


2016-2017 Schedule

International Student Orientation
August 17-19th

Grad School Orientation
August 22-23rd

All Grad School Picnic
August 23rd, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

December Recognition Service
December 7th, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
(Reception to follow)

January Grad School Orientation
January 6th

Graduate Student Life Week
March 20-24th

End of the Year Picnic
April 25th, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Dine with a Mind (DWAM)

The Dine with a Mind (DWAM) program is an opportunity to connect with a Wheaton College faculty member over a meal, covering both you and the faculty member, in Anderson Commons (the college cafeteria) for personal and professional enrichment. This is a privilege that can be used up to 2 times each semester by degree seeking graduate students while tickets last. 

After making your meal appointment with someone, inform the Graduate Student Care office to obtain a meal ticket.

Please email at least 24 hours in advance of the anticipated meal and include:

  • Your name
  • Your ID number
  • Your CPO number
  • The mind you will be dining with (aka, the faculty member)
  • The date of the dining

These tickets will be sent to you via campus mail once the request has been made.  

Year Round Events

World Christian Fellowship is a student led group that provides worship, special speakers and a focus on global missions each Sunday evening during the school year.

Student Wives Fellowship encourages friendship and helps foster a sense of community. For information, contact Peggy Moshier 630-293-5688.

College sport events: Football, soccer, baseball and basketball are free to students and their families.

College Union occasionally hosts artists and musicians across all genres, and also has other events for all campus to attend.

A wide variety of concerts are presented throughout the school year, ranging from free student and faculty recitals, college choirs and instrumental groups, to the outstanding Wheaton Artist Series.

WETN, the college radio station, FM 88.1 broadcasts the undergraduate chapel services during the school year and Wheaton sports events, and also provides an interesting variety of music and programming.

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