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.

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.

"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
Child Life, Crystal Lake, IL

Sustainability Matters

We are nestled on a beautiful lake with a protected forest along the shoreline. 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!