Guys & Girls

Location
Bloomington, IL
Undergrads
2,015
Tuition
$39,136
Admission Difficulty
Average
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3 College Senior

Guys & Girls: There are maybe a dozen attractive girls. That is it.

3 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Social life is adequate with greek life.

4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Most people here are rich, white, and decent looking.

4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Although most of the guys and girls in my Freshman dorm were theater/art students I have had many classes and interactions with all different types of students at Wesleyan. The students here have many different interests from sports to manga/anime and everything in between. Most of the students here are very social and love to have parties on the weekends.

4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: People find people to hang out with. There are a lot of cute guys with a range of interests. Same for girls.

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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 32nd
    Friendliest Guys
  • 69th
    Friendliest Girls
  • 77th
    Smartest Girls
  • 90th
    Smartest Guys
  • 201st
    Most Creative/Artsy Girls

Student Author OverviewWhat's This?

Diego Báez
Major
English Writing
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The guys at IWU all try to work out, but some just don't stick with it. Those that do are usually readily identifiable athletes, what with their sculpted muscles and good form. The others hang out and try to do something with their soft musculature, usually to no avail. Guys that don't at least try to hit the weights make up for their lack of physical prowess with wit or charm. A lot of the guys don't need to work out because they've got a really great sense of humor. The most personable and approachable guys either live or hang out at the frats; that much is obvious. There's a reason they live with a bunch of other guys; they like to be social.

The girls on campus are another breed entirely. Unlike the guys, the only girls that really work out are the athletic ones, and they are a sight to be seen. For this reason, not a lot of the relatively unfit girls make it to the treadmills. For as many girls that work out and live in sororities and are conventionally beautiful, there are as many girls that stay far away from frat parties and are unconventionally beautiful. Perhaps the most baffling and continually intriguing facet of the female population is the inherent allure of the freshman class. No matter how many faces there are on campus, the newest crop of freshman ladies always looks better than last year's. It's an amazing phenomenon that is currently being investigated by our human development faculty.

Facts & Statistics

Female Undergrads
58%
Male Undergrads
42%
Birth Control Available?
Yes
You can get birth control from Health Services with a prescription.
Best Places to Meet Guys & Girls
  1. Shirk Center
  2. Kappa Kappa Gamma
  3. Freshman dorms
  4. Class
Best Places to Hook Up
  1. Fourth floor of Ames Library
  2. Frat parties
  3. Coffee Shoppe
Social Scene
Generally, the big parties at IWU take place at the frats. You're likely to meet a lot of new people, and the music is always loud. However, some of the most fulfilling social interactions happen at smaller gatherings of close friends. There are so many interesting people on campus that you won't hear what they have to say in a dark frat basement. This makes for a nice balance between incoherent debauchery and intelligent debate.
Hookups or Relationships?
Since most students share a room with someone, one-night stands are less frequent. Many students have steady boyfriends or girlfriends and find time to get away from campus.
Dress Code
For the most part, students dress preppy, upper-middle-class suburbanite, which makes sense. However, the best-dressed men and women on campus have their own personal style. Prevailing fashion trends make their way through campus and are readily identifiable. However, if you pop your collar in a serious attempt to look cool, people you've never met before will take the time to fix it for you.

Student Polls

I would say girls on campus are    Based on 13 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Attractive
  • Athletic
  • Creative/artsy
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Geeky
  • Hardworking
  • Into partying
  • Outgoing
  • Preppy
  • Religious
  • Smart
  • Stuck-up

I would say guys on campus are    Based on 13 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Attractive
  • Athletic
  • Creative/artsy
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Geeky
  • Hardworking
  • Into partying
  • Outgoing
  • Preppy
  • Religious
  • Smart
  • Stuck-up

What kinds of relationships have you had since coming to school?    Based on 16 responses

  • 22% Random hook-up with someone at your school
  • 14% Casual dating at your school
  • 14% Exclusively dating someone at your school
  • 14% Random hook-up with someone at a neighboring school
  • 11% Long-term relationship with someone at your school
  • 11% Long-distance relationship
  • 6% Casual dating at a neighboring school
  • 3% Exclusively dating someone at a neighboring school
  • 3% Long-term relationship with someone at a neighboring school
  • 3% None

How would you rate the social scene on campus?    Based on 19 responses

  • 5% Lacking, with almost no interesting or popular activities.
  • 11% Quiet, with few popular activities and chances to meet new people.
  • 74% Active, with a handful of popular activities.
  • 11% Very vibrant, with lots of popular activities available almost every day.

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