Davis Scholars

Wellesley welcomes entering Davis Scholars

Wellesley's Elisabeth Kaiser Davis Degree Program welcomes students of non-traditional ages, who have transferred from schools all over the country to complete their undergraduate education here. 

Checklist: If you are entering as a Davis Scholar for the Fall 2017 semester, please visit MyWellesley in order to review the Entering Student Checklist. Accomplishing these tasks will help you prepare for your arrival on campus this fall.  

Dean of Davis Degree Program: Susan Cohen, Dean of the Davis Degree Program, is eager to assist you with the evaluation of your transfer credits and with registration for the fall. Dean Cohen is available at 781.283.2325 to talk about these matters. You can call 781.283.2325 to set up an appointment or email her at scohen@wellesley.edu

Arrival and Orientation 2017:  New Davis Scholars will move into the residence halls on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, followed by several days of programming before fall classes begin on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.  Please check back toward the end of August for a more detailed schedule of events. 

Readmission: Students readmitted to Wellesley after an extended period away are often welcomed back as Davis Scholars.  Such students should attend to two tasks in particular:

Prospective Davis Degree Applicants:

If you are interested in applying to become a Davis Scholar, please see admission and application information as well as more information about the Davis Degree Program.