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.

Announcements

Creating a Successful Shepherd Application

Wed., December 3 @ 12:20 PM in Chavis Boardroom, Commons 206 The Shepherd Internship Program is a unique opportunity to gain experience providing services in distressed communities and to explore...

Career In The Arts: Internship Panel

Interested in a creative internship but not sure what’s out there? The Arts League and Career Development will be hosting a ‘Career in the Arts’ info session on Thursday, Nov. 20th...

Mock Law School Admissions Committee

Date: Wednesday, January 28 Time: 4:30pm Location: Leyburn Writing Center – M11 As you work on your law school applications, or consider whether law school is right for you, take a break from...

Upcoming Events

Date Event
Nov 20
QUICK TIPS: INTERVIEWING
Volunteer Services Resource Room, Elrod Commons #214, 8:30 AM
Nov 20
Career in the Arts: Internship Panel
Wilson Hall 2017, 7:00 PM
Nov 25
Dec 2
Practical Advice for Your Job Search in Advertising
Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library, 7:00 PM
Jan 28
Mock Law School Admissions Committee
Elrod Commons #345, 4:30 PM

Featured Alumnus

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Why Wait Around for the Job You Want?

I currently hold three different positions. Two utilize the journalism degree I earned at W&L. One is my career. How did I land all three jobs? I hustled. There's no reason to wait around for ...