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Campus Events for Graduate Students

2017-2018 Schedule

International Student Orientation
August 16th - 18th

All Grad School Orientation
August 21st - 22nd

All Grad School Picnic
August 22nd - 5:00 - 6:30 pm

December Recognition Service
December 6th during Grad Chapel

January Grad School Orientation
January 5th

Graduate Student Life Week
April 2nd - 6th

End of the Year Picnic
April 24th - 5:00 - 6:30 pm

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 graduate.student.life@wheaton.edu 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.