University

Wesleyan University

Founded in 1831 in Middletown, Connecticut, Wesleyan University offers instruction in 40 departments and 47 major fields of study to over 3,000 students each year. With a strong emphasis on small classes and an interdisciplinary education, Wesleyan is one of the most respected liberal arts institutions within the United States. Notable alumni include movie director Michael Bay, Bill Belichick, three-time Super Bowl winner and head coach of the New England Patriots, and Tony-award winning compose and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda.