Student Life

Living at Wentworth is as stimulating as learning at Wentworth.

At Wentworth, you'll enjoy small college comforts and big city excitement. Our 31-acre campus boasts a tree-lined quad, campus-wide wireless Internet access, modern and traditional residence halls, and diverse campus amenities such as a dining hall, bookstore, convenience store, the rich resources of the Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons, computer center, a 24-hour Department of Public Safety, and numerous social activities.

Wentworth students can participate in any of more than 65 student clubs and organizations dedicated to activities such as competitive video gaming, sustainability, cycling, rugby, ultimate Frisbee, and many more. On-campus recreational facilities include fitness centers, athletic fields, and a gymnasium. There are also extensive services to support Wentworth students with their ability to succeed personally and academically. Whether you need student health services, the Center for Disability and Wellness, the Center for Diversity and Social Justice, or anything else, Wentworth has you covered.

Through Wentworth's Center for Community and Learning Partnerships you can engage with the local community and gain experience — and credits — through service-learning activities.

Wentworth is part of the Colleges of the Fenway (COF), five great Boston-based schools in close proximity to one another, enabling you to cross-register for courses, join clubs, and access all the great COF resources.

Clubs and Activities

Wentworth students can participate in any of more than 65 clubs dedicated to activities such as competitive video gaming, sustainability, cycling, rugby, ultimate Frisbee, and many more. Students can also build their resumes and networking skills by participating in student government; cultural organizations; event programming; Wentworth Internet Radio + Entertainment (W.I.R.E.), which was named the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System's best Internet station in the country in 2014; and a range of professional associations for every major.

Health and Wellness

Wentworth students have access to a number of counseling, health, and wellness services. On-campus facilities include fitness centers, athletic fields, tennis courts, and gymnasiums. Our Counseling Center is staffed by professionally trained counselors available to discuss personal issues in a safe, confidential environment.

Academic Organizations

  • Association of Computing Machinery ACM SIGMIS
  • American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
  • American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Biomedical Engineers Society (BMES)
  • Construction Management Club (CM CLUB)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Freedom By Design (FBD)
  • Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA)
  • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
  • National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics & Mathematics Club (SIAM)
  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
  • Student Association of Interior Design (SAID)
  • Student Association of Management (SAM)
  • Wentworth Aerospace Club (AIAA WIT Aero)
  • Wentworth Architecture Club (WAC)
  • Wentworth Computer Science Society (CSS)
  • Wentworth Design Collaborative (WDC)
  • Wentworth Game Development Club (WGDC)

Special Interest Clubs

  • Anime Club
  • Chess Club
  • Colleges of the Fenway Competitive Super Smash Bros Club
  • Costume Club
  • League of Leopards (LOL)
  • Mobile Application Development and Design (MADD)
  • Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity (PSP)
  • Table Top and Alternative Board Gaming (TAG)
  • Wentworth Environmental Collaborative (WECo)
  • Wentworth Events Board (WEB)
  • Wentworth Finance and Investment Club (WITFIC)
  • Wentworth Gaming Club (WITGaming)
  • Veterans Club (WIT VET)
  • Wentworth Internet Radio + Entertainment (WIRE)
  • Wentworth Robotics Club (WRC)
  • Wentworth Student Government (WSG)
  • WIT Outing Club (WIT Outing)
  • WITSki
  • Young Americans for Liberty (YAL)

Club Sports

  • Mountain Biking & Road Cycling (WITMTB)
  • Wentworth Club Hockey (WITCH)
  • Wentworth Marksmen Club (WIT Rifle)
  • Wentworth Men's Rugby
  • Wentworth Sailing
  • Wentworth Ultimate Frisbee
  • Wentworth Women's Rugby

Diversity & Social Justice

  • Alpha Omega
  • Asian Student Association (ASA)
  • Cape Verdean Student Association (CVSA)
  • Campus Crusaders for Christ (CRU)
  • Catholic Student Association (CSA)
  • Islamic Society at WIT (ISWIT)
  • Multicultural Student Association (MSA)
  • National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA)
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Society of Women Engineering (SWE)
  • Wentworth Alliance (WITA)
  • Wentworth Jewish Club (WITJC)
  • Women's Institute for Leadership and Development (WILD)