Washington and Lee University


Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2017-18
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Top Ranked
Top Program
  • Location: Lexington, VA
  • Student Body: 2,220
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Private
  • Campus Type: Rural
  • Web Site: www.wlu.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 22.00%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 22.00%
  • Application Deadline: January 1, 2019
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $60
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • Tuition: $49,170
  • Room and Board: $11,910
  • Books and Supplies: $1,800
  • Other Fees: $1,000
  • Average Net Price: $25,029
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 471
  • Men / Women Ratio: 247 / 224
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 680 - 740
  • Median SAT Math Range: 670 - 750
  • Median ACT Range: 31 - 31
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 100
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 17
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Recommended
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business: 27%
  • Social Sciences: 20%
  • Foreign Language: 9%
  • Biological: 9%
  • Communication: 5%

Academic Programs

Washington and Lee University offers 38 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsWashington and Lee University offers 37 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic
Foreign Language
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsWashington and Lee University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Legal Studies

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 92%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 91%
  • 1st Year Retention: 97%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $74,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 2,220
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 80%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Black Students: 2%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%