Wesley College

Wesley College (HMQ58)

Location: Dover, DE 19901 Kent County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 9.782', W 75° 31.58'

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Wesley College is a private, liberal arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. It was founded in 1873 as Wilmington Conference Academy, a preparatory school for boys under the patronage of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Female students were admitted the following year. Post-secondary education was added in 1917. The school was called Wesley Collegiate Institute, offering the first two years of college. Renamed Wesley Junior College in 1941, it has been known as Wesley College since 1958. A baccalaureate program was established in 1976, and graduate degrees were added in 1994. Wesley is the oldest private college in Delaware.
HM NumberHMQ58
Marker NumberKC-71
Year Placed2001
Placed ByDelaware Public Archives
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 5:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 454528 N 4335000
Decimal Degrees39.16303333, -75.52633333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 9.782', W 75° 31.58'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 9' 46.92" N, 75° 31' 34.80" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 350 Fulton St, Dover DE 19901, US
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