The Undergraduate Student Experience

What’s it like to be a Weatherhead undergraduate student at Case Western Reserve University? We are one big community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends. From study abroad trips to ice cream socials, student clubs to case competitions, you are sure to find your niche at CWRU. Undergraduate life at one of America’s best colleges fosters a level of exploration, discovery, and learning that will challenge and delight avid minds. Weatherhead students also engage in educational opportunities outside of the university that help them develop the leadership skills to change the world around them.

How will you get involved?

Academic

Share the excitement of academic discovery which can be the springboard to your fulfilling career.

Social

Experience the spectrum of what the Weatherhead community offers.

Community

Campuswide events and service projects offer students ways to connect with the community.

Around the Neighborhood

Weatherhead is nestled in the heart of Cleveland and its arts and cultural district—University Circle—students enjoy living, learning, and playing in one of the most concentrated areas of health care, education, and arts and culture in the world. University Circle boasts of 15 museums and cultural institutions like the world-famous Cleveland Orchestra and Cleveland Museum of Art, four medical centers including the Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals, ten religious organizations, more than 30 restaurants, and a total of eight education centers.

Weatherhead is also within walking distance of the city’s “new downtown” called Uptown. Uptown includes emerging favorite spots such as a specialty market, a local ice cream shop, pubs, the campus bookstore, the city’s new Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and casual to fine dining restaurant options.

Access the following websites to learn more about Cleveland or watch this video to learn why Weatherhead students love Cleveland.