Wilson is located in south-central Pennsylvania in the Borough of Chambersburg, with a population of 20,000. Chambersburg offers a variety of cultural activites such as concerts, community theater, films, parks and recreational facilities. Hospital and medical facilities are located in Chambersburg, while the campus offers its own Health and Wellness Center.
Central Pennsylvania is rich in American history and is near to several historical sites related to the American Civil War (1860s).
Wilson is closely connected to the Central Pennsylvania region - benefiting both our neighbors and our students. The Community Riding Program, the School of Dance, our childcare center, and student volunteerism are just a few examples of how Wilson and the community are working together.
Wilson is an independent college dedicated to the education of women, rigorous study in the liberal arts and sciences, and strong career preparation. Wilson is committed to the life of the mind and spirit, to environmental sustainability, and to preparing articulate, ethical leaders who will serve their communities and professions effectively in an increasingly complex, interdependent, and global world. The College is distinguished by its supportive, diverse and close-knit community, which is guided by the Wilson Honor Principle.
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The Residence Life Program at Wilson College supports students in their academic pursuits, actively contributing to the personal growth and development of each student through co-curricular activities. Wilson Colleges residential philosophy rests on the belief that residence hall living enhances a students education by enriching an individuals academic, social and...read all