About Edgewood College

We integrate the values of truth, justice, compassion, partnership and community, learned from our Sinsinawa Dominican founders, into our distinctive liberal arts curriculum.
"We’re committed to being a college that looks like the communities we serve, where every single member of our faculty, staff, and student body feels that they can be their best genuine self at Edgewood College. That’s the Edgewood College our world needs. And that’s the Edgewood College I am so excited to work alongside each of you to create."
President Scott Flanagan

The Best of Both Worlds

As a Catholic college in the Dominican tradition, we are committed above all to the lifelong search for truth, pursued by men and women of all nationalities and backgrounds. All of us– regardless of our personal spiritual beliefs–are partners in the pursuit of a just and compassionate world. At Edgewood College, you will discover:

Personal, one-on-one interaction with professors in a friendly, caring atmosphere with interactive classes and hands-on learning activities.

Research and internship opportunities that will prepare you for entrance into competitive employment and graduate and professional schools all over the country.

Opportunities to go beyond the classroom the classroom with capstone experiences that help you determine where your interests and strengths intersect with the needs and opportunities of the world.

"At its core, Edgewood College is a school of relationships"
Edgewood College Values
"It was the best decision I've ever made. I know I belong here at Edgewood College and everyone walking around campus makes you feel that you belong"
Kourtni Kelly
Hometown: Crystal Lake, IL // Major: Child Life
We are nestled on a beautiful lake with a protected forest along the shoreline.

Sustainability Matters at Edgewood College

Visit our campus any time of year, and you will see evidence of our strong commitment to becoming one of the most eco-friendly and sustainable colleges in Wisconsin.

Be part of an active sustainable campus! Ride the free shuttle, use a student discounted bus pass, bike and walk around campus, and join a team working to advance sustainability issues.

Explore our Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certified buildings, including Dominican Hall and the Stream, our visual and theatre arts center.

Earn an Environmental Studies minor or a Master’s in Social Innovation & Sustainability Leadership with the Accelerated Pathway!

"I really liked the idea of a small community in a big city."
Rachel Schiess
Hometown: Scales Mound, IL // Major: Nursing