You’ll keep a busy schedule at Wentworth, but there’s always time for recreation. Whether you’re living on campus or off campus, you’ll be part of a safe, secure, welcoming community that offers plenty of ways to get involved.
Student life at Wentworth revolves around:
- Varsity sports teams. The Wentworth Red Dragons draw large, loyal crowds from all over western Missouri. We field teams in eight sports and recruit athletes from across the country and even overseas.
- Student activities. You can join a club, attend special weekend events on campus, travel with classmates on a Wentworth-sponsored trip, and more.
- Recreation and fitness. Our excellent rec facilities including a full-sized indoor pool, basketball courts, a weight room, indoor and outdoor tracks, tennis and volleyball courts, a racquetball court, and a training room with a sauna.
- Relaxation in Lexington. A small, historic town located right on the Missouri River, Lexington has a water park, movie theaters, restaurants, bookstores, coffee shops, and gorgeous parks.
- Excitement in Kansas City. Less than an hour away, Missouri’s second-largest city features a dynamic downtown, professional sports teams, major concerts, theatre, shopping, cultural events, and big-city atmosphere.
- Shared values. We pride ourselves on building a strong community in which everybody feels welcome and gets treated with respect. You’ll meet like-minded people at Wentworth and build lasting relationships.
Living on Campus
If you’re living at Wentworth, you’ll enjoy a unique college experience that combines the independence of campus living with the camaraderie, teamwork, and pride of a military unit.
Wentworth residents enjoy comfortable amenities that support a rich campus life, including:
- Pleasant housing. You’ll live in a clean, comfortable dorm room just steps away from class buildings and recreational facilities. All students who occupy campus housing live with a roommate.
- Healthy food. Resident students eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in the Dining Hall. Wentworth’s kitchen staff serves a varied menu of expertly prepared dishes.
- A safe campus. We have an excellent student safety record, with modern security equipment and well-trained personnel. Lexington is a small, quiet community with extremely low crime rates, leading to a campus that never feels uncomfortable or threatening.
Support services and infrastructure. You’ll have access to a wide range of other benefits at Wentworth, including internet service, books and supplies, medical care, personal counseling, career advising, and more.