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Lexington, Virginia

Washington and Lee University

Overview

Student Population
2,220
National Rank
#47
Washington and Lee University overview
Location Lexington, Virginia
Online wlu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Washington and Lee University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lexington, Virginia, Washington and Lee University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,455 prospective students applied, and 1,200 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 471 enrolled in the school.  2,216 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $51,420 plus fees of $1,035. Washington and Lee is ranked 47 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Exceptional 
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SAT 1410/1520
ACT 31/33
GPA 3.87
Applications Accepted
22% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$51,420
Costs for Washington and Lee University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,950
Other Fees$1,035
Room and Board $13,925
Budget for Other Expenses$2,170
Total One Year Cost$70,500

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$89,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Washington and Lee University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 21%
Business 19%
Foreign Languages 9%
History 7%
Biology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=234207 IPEDS survey data for Washington and Lee University.