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Alumni Engagement’s mission is to connect alumni with each other, with W&L, and to provide interesting avenues for lifelong learning. While we can’t be together in person, we want you to have the latest highlights of our programming.

  • See our full listing of virtual events for alumni!
  • Young Alumni Weekend has gone virtual! Join us October 29 - 31 and catch up with your classmates from a distance.
  • Be sure to tune in for our discussion series: Prejudice, Discrimination and Anti-racism.
  • Check out our brand new W&L Podcast: After Class!
  • Five Star Festival, out of an abundance of caution for the health of our Five Star Generals, has been postponed from October 2020 to March 4 – 6, 2021 and will coincide with the 2021 Institute for Honor.
  • Did you miss the Lee Chapel Fall Lecture with Dr. Allen C. Guelzo, "The Mystery of Robert E. Lee"? You can watch an archived version here. Please note, you will need to login to Colonnade Connections to view the video.
  • W&L has a new virtual book club! Join over 650 other alumni here.
  • We recently honored “unsung hero” alumni chapter volunteers with the Chapter Service Volunteer Awards. Check out the complete list of honorees.
  • Lifelong Learning trips have been canceled or postponed until 2021.
  • Alumni College 2020 has been rescheduled for July 2021.



Contact Us

Office of Alumni Engagement
Hotchkiss House
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA 24450

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