Washington & Jefferson College

Washington & Jefferson College

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Washington & Jefferson College is a nationally recognized, four-year, private liberal arts and sciences college located 30 miles south of Pittsburgh, PA. One of the most historic and distinguished four-year colleges of liberal arts and sciences, W&J has been graduating people of uncommon integrity, competence and maturity for more than two centuries. We are committed to offering a world-class education that transforms lives and develops responsible citizens who are the future leaders.


W&J students exhibit a strong desire to pursue various interests that enable them to grow personally, professionally and academically. Our students take an active role in their own learning; engaging in diverse discussions in small class sizes with devoted faculty mentors, all of whom have doctorates or the highest degree in their field. Our distinguished liberal arts and sciences curriculum prepares students for more than just a career; it prepares them to be life-long learners who can adapt and ascend in any profession.

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