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The State of the University

Executive Director of Alumni Affairs Beau Dudley sits down with W&L President Will Dudley to discuss the issues and initiatives including the University's Strategic Plan and institutional history.

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Date Event
Dec 11
Late Night Breakfast
10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m., The Marketplace
Dec 13
Holiday Open House
3:30 - 5:00 p.m., Lee House (Rescheduled! Note new date)
Dec 14
University Brunch
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Evans Hall

Visitors Welcome All

Getting Here:

Lexington sits at the crossroads of I-81 and I-64, in the beautiful Shenandoah valley. Getting here is easy. Making yourself leave is the challenge.

Lodging and Dining:

Lexington is a thriving college town and a tourist destination. Hotels, B&Bs, restaurants and diners range from the familiar to the boutique.

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Admissions At a Glance

See Yourself Here:

There's no substitute for setting foot on your prospective college campus. Information sessions and campus tours available Monday through Saturday.

Application Process:
  • Common Application and W&L Supplements
  • SAT or ACT
  • Early Decision: Nov. 1 or Jan. 1
  • Regular Decision: Jan. 1
  • Read the Applicant Review Process
Financial Aid:

A generous need-based aid program and merit-based scholarships can make the cost of a college education more manageable than you may think.

Alumni Engagement

A Washington and Lee graduate is a student and a leader for life. With a vibrant alumni network 25,000+ strong in 81 alumni chapters in the U.S. and abroad, you're never far from a fellow General.

Support Meaningful Contribution

The Annual Fund goes to work immediately to strengthen and support W&L's operating budget and today's students. By supporting the Annual Fund you become part of a community of alumni, parents and friends who share a commitment to preserve our honored traditions, sustain our academic excellence, and secure our future.

Cash as of June 29: 98.03% $11.075M

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