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.


Moving to New York City After Graduation?

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Quick Tips – Winter 2015 Schedule

QUICK TIPS: Our unique 30-minute programs are designed to help you take a step forward in your professional development. All Quick Tips programs start promptly at 7:30 PM. Please RSVP in LexLink...

Career Development Closed Dec. 22-Jan 2.

Career Development will be closed December 22-January 2 and will reopen on January 5th. We will be open during exam week. Log in to LexLink to schedule an appointment! Happy Holidays from the Career...

Upcoming Events

Date Event
Jan 29
Quick Tips: Networking
Chavis Board Room, Elrod Commons #206, 7:30 PM
Feb 2
M&T Bank Information Session
Huntley Hall 221, 7:00 PM
Feb 3
Moondance Adventures Information Table
Elrod Commons Atrium, 10:00 AM
Feb 3
Quick Tips: Leveraging Social Media
Elrod Commons #319, 7:30 PM
Feb 3

Featured Alumnus

Frances Goldsmith

The Fruits of Not Giving Up

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...