Support Financial Accessibility for Students

Support Financial Accessibility for Students

As a socially conscious grassroots educational nonprofit, Thoreau College is committed to making our programs financially accessible to all admitted students.  To do this, we use a flexible pledge process that works with students and families to set tuition payments...
Student Body Report – Fall 2023

Student Body Report – Fall 2023

Thoreau College Student Body Reflections – Fall 2023  By Sequoia Lynch, TC ‘23 Participation in shared community self-governance is a key part of being a student at Thoreau College.  This includes active participation in meetings of the Board of Trustees.  The...
Alumni Reflection – Nanami Nishiyama

Alumni Reflection – Nanami Nishiyama

Nanami Nishiyama came from Japan to participate in the 2023 Thoreau College Spring Semester Program.  Photography by Leeza Gavronsky, Jacob Hundt, and Nanami Nishiyama “What is the rich life for me?”: Finding a compass for my life at Thoreau College Why did I come to...
Welcome to the New Thoreau College Campus!

Welcome to the New Thoreau College Campus!

At Thoreau College, we have always considered our campus to be Viroqua, Vernon County, and the wider Driftless Region more generally.  Students have lived in several regular residential homes in town that we have rented and equipped with gardens and chicken coops.  We...