Young Alumni Weekend
Washington and Lee has planned a special weekend for our graduates of the last 11 years. Join your classmates, meet new friends and enjoy the fall splendor of the beautiful campus, October 28-29, 2022. We will celebrate the 5th and 10th reunions for classes of 2012 and 2017, all Alumni 2012-2022 are invited!
Our team is hard at work on the schedule for Young Alumni Weekend! You'll want to be sure to be in town Friday evening for the Young Alumni Bash. The entire weekend is a great mix of academic programming, social networking, events, and sports! Reserve your hotel room NOW and check back soon for the weekend's full schedule!
Early-Bird Online registration will open in Summer 2022.
The reunion fee is an all-inclusive charge for all programming aspects, including food and beverage for the weekend, evening transportation, favors, and other items. It does not include your hotel fees or any contributions to your class gift.
Please remember that we are a community built on honor. If you plan on participating in any of the Young Alumni Weekend activities, registration and payment are required.
Make your plans now to join us in Lexington NOW for Young Alumni Weekend! These rooms will fill up quickly and we are not always informed when blocks are full.
YAW hotel room blocks:
If calling, please tell them you'd like a room in the W&L 2022 Young Alumni group
- Best Western Hunt Ridge: 540.463.1500
- Comfort Inn, VA Horse Center: 540.463.7311
- Country Inn & Suites: 800.456.4000 reservation office // (540) 464-9000 or online.
- Hampton Inn 540.463.2223
- Holiday Inn 540.463.7351
- Sleep Inn & Suites: 540.463.6000
- Wingate by Wyndham: 540.464.8100
*If you are not able to find a room by calling the above numbers, do try to find one using a travel website like Travelocity or Expedia. They often have rooms that we are not able to access in our blocking process. You may ask to be placed on a cancellation list if the hotel offers the service and /or check back later as other blocks the hotel(s) are managing, are released to the general public. Here is a rather exhaustive list of lodging options, from hotels to B&Bs.
Shuttle vans will be available from 10 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday nights to return alumni and guests from campus back to the local hotels. The vans will be stationed in front of the Early-Fielding/University Center and will shuttle on an as-needed basis, so wait times may exist. Parking is available in the W&L parking garage located adjacent to the Duchossois Athletic Center. Be smart, please don't drink and drive.
Dress for the Weekend
Weekend attire is casual
Arriving on Campus
The Young Alumni Weekend schedule of events is subject to change. Upon arriving in Lexington, please visit the Hotchkiss Alumni House to officially check in and receive your registration packet. This will include the latest weekend schedule, your reunion favor, and your name tag. YOUR NAME TAG WILL SERVE AS YOUR ADMISSION TICKET THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND.
Although you'll be missed, we understand things happen and it may be necessary to cancel your reunion weekend registration. If you cancel before October 21, your registration fee will be fully refunded. After that, we cannot issue a refund.