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 life-long learning, personal achievement, responsible leadership, service to others, and engaged citizenship in a global and diverse society.
Non Incautus Futuri "Not Unmindful of the Future"
Washington and Lee University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Juris Doctor, and Master of Laws.
Our commitment to the values of liberal education is the thread woven through Washington and Lee's arts and sciences curriculum, its pre-professional programs and the School of Law.
Honor Our Past, Build Our Future is the largest fundraising initiative in Washington and Lee's history with an announced goal of raising $500 million. Thanks to the generosity of alumni, parents and friends, the campaign has raised more than $400 million less than three years after the launch of its public phase.