Washington & Jefferson College

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Washington & Jefferson College

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.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

In addition to the application, first year applicants to Washington & Jefferson College must submit an official high school transcript and one letter of recommendation from a counselor or teacher. If they choose, applicants may also submit a personal statement and SAT or ACT test scores to supplement the application and required materials. Once all required materials are submitted, applicants may receive a decision in just 3 weeks!

Transfer

In addition to the application, applicants who wish to transfer to Washington & Jefferson College must submit an official high school transcript and an official transcript from all colleges attended. If they choose, applicants may also submit a personal statement and SAT or ACT test scores to supplement the application and required materials. Once all required materials are submitted, applicants may receive a decision in just 3 weeks!

Visit us

On your personal visit to campus, you will experience what it’s like to be a Washington & Jefferson College student. Weekday visits are available throughout the year from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and we offer tours at 9AM, 11AM, and 2PM. Saturday visits are scheduled one Saturday per month throughout the year. You can schedule your personal visit to campus at https://connect.washjeff.edu/portal/schedule_visit

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

60 South Lincoln St
Washington, PA 15301, United States of America

Phone number

(888) 926-3529

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Mid-Atlantic