Scholarships and Aid

Washington and Lee is committed to the success of our students - no matter their financial need. That is why W&L meets 100% of determined student need - through scholarships, grants and student employment- and without loans.

We believe that paying for college is an enduring investment. And everyone, regardless of need, must consider the cost of higher education. With opportunities like the Johnson Scholarship and the W&L Promise, W&L offers a range of need and merit-based grant opportunities.

The links below are designed to help you discover how affordable W&L can be for you.

Apply for Aid

At Washington and Lee University we are committed to meet 100% of your institutionally determined financial need, either through need-based grants, merit scholarships, and more. Prospective, current, international, and law students can find more information here.

Cost of Attendance

Discover the cost of attending Washington and Lee, from tuition to fees, to approximate room and board.

Net Price Calculator

Use this thisĀ net priceĀ calculator as a guide for parents and students seeking information on the affordability of a private university education. For accurate estimation, you will have to enter detailed financial information. At the end, the calculator will display an estimate of aid you might receive from the state and federal government as well as Washington and Lee.


Washington and Lee offers many different scholarship opportunities to make attendance affordable for all. Here you can learn about the Johnson Scholarship, Washington and Lee grants, the Questbridge Scholarship, the W&L Promise, aid for International Students, and more.