Career Development

Washington and Lee's Career Development office complements the educational experience of students by providing the guidance and resources needed to develop and implement their academic and career plans. We provide a supportive environment encouraging individual responsibility, creativity, open-mindedness, and integrity. Our comprehensive services emphasize collaborative relationships with employers, alumni, faculty, peer institutions and the Washington and Lee University community.


Career Exploration Trip

Career Exploration Trip Want to learn about a variety of careers? Join Career Development’s 2014 Career Exploration Trip to visit alumni and employers in a variety of fields. Industries include ...

Day in the Life: The High Museum of Art

Ever wonder what it’s like to have an internship at an art museum? Now you can find out! Follow along with Leigh Stauffer ’16 on Thursday, July 10th as she tweets throughout a typical day ...

Washington and Lee Law School Fair

Join us Tuesday, September 23rd for Washington and Lee University’s Inaugural Law School Fair 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Elrod Commons Students Information: We are pleased to invite you to attend W...

Upcoming Events

Date Event
Oct 4
Training the Street
8:00 AM
Oct 15to Oct 17
Career Exploration Trip
5:00 PM
The Fruits of Not Giving Up Frances Goldsmith

Exactly 6 days after my graduation in 2003, I boarded a plane to Paris telling myself I could afford an adventure at the age of 22 and if things went wrong, I would always have time to get my career b...