Facilities

Mathews Athletic Complex and Athletic Center includes the soccer and softball fields, tennis courts, and a multipurpose athletic center that features a fieldhouse for intercollegiate sports, aerobics and weight-training facility, and classroom, meeting, and office space. Besides up-to-date weightlifting and cardio equipment, the center provides weekly yoga, pilates and cycle classes.

The Nancy Ellis Knox Equestrian Center includes a lighted riding ring, hunter trails field, stables for 30 horses, and 40 acres of wooded trails. The College’s equestrian program dates back to the establishment of the Rivoli campus in 1928. Stables and pastures were originally located across Forsyth Road on land that the college later sold. When the college acquired the Bradley House in the 1950s, three equestrian buildings came with it, and these became the basis of the college’s revived riding program.

Nancy Panoz Field is the current home to the Wesleyan Wolves soccer program. In 2018, the soccer complex underwent a massive field renovation completely leveling the field. Field grading was established in addition to 10 zones of irrigation on a sand-based hybrid bermuda surface. Future plans include shelter seating for the student-athletes and new scoreboard.

Porter Gymnasium houses the Wesleyan Wolves basketball court along with the soccer, cross country, basketball, softball, and tennis offices. A developing weight room, dressing rooms, & conference room additional reside in the Porter Gymnasium. Built in 1928 and named in honor of the late James Hyde Porter, a Wesleyan benefactor and longtime trustee, the building features a custom-crafted weathervane depicting college women engaged in a game of basketball.