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Washington and Lee University Stats, Info and Facts

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1,830 Students

22% Admitted

  • 2,220 full time
  • 6 part time
  • 954 men full time
  • 885 women full time
  • 5,099 applied
  • 1,204 admitted
  • 465 enrolled

1,827 Undergraduates

$49,170 Tuition/Year

  • 414 Graduates
  • 2 Non-Degree
  • $49,170 in state
  • $1,000 fees
  • $13,925 room & board
  • $1,950 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: 4-4-1
School Mascot: Generals
School Colors: Royal blue and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Samantha from Independence, MO
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  • Amazing academics, engaging professors, wonderful course selection, and a beautiful campus. Downsides: HUGE amount of Greek life and the entire school follows the work hard, play hard ideology. Huge emphasis…

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  • Maryland
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  • A small campus with a great community vibe, filled with overachieving students that graduate with starry eyes and top internships.…

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  • Ashley from San Clemente, CA
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  • A very close knit school with countless intern and job opportunities. The professors are grand, knowledgeable, and some of the most fascinating people in the world. However, it…

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  • Jared from Jackson, WI
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  • Washington & Lee University challenges its students at a high academic and moral level. The student-run Honor System is truly a very unique way of maintaining honesty and integrity on…

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Mission Statement

Washington and Lee University provides a liberal arts education that develops students' capacity to think freely, critically, and humanely, and to conduct themselves with honor, integrity, and civility. Graduates will be prepared for lifelong learning, personal achievement, responsible leadership, service to others, and engaged citizenship in a global and diverse society.

Washington and Lee University
  • Located in Lexington, VA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,830 students enrolled
  • 22% admitted
  • $49,170 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Peyton from Fayetteville, NC
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Smaller campus to walk around, cute town, and endless outdoor activities along with tons of greek life is what I saw.

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  • Sommer from MT Pleasant, SC
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Located in the South, everyone is so super friendly and hospitable. The campus is absolutely gorgeous and being an outdoorsy girl, it's a perfect location to go outside and enjoy the mountains

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