Staff and Administration

The university employs 74 administrators and 538 staff. The staff provides faculty and senior administrators with the support required to meet their internal and external demands. Many are drawn from the surrounding community of Lexington and Rockbridge County. The exceptionally dedicated support staff joins the faculty and administration in serving the educational mission of the university and cultivating the character of its students. Continuing to value the contributions of staff members at all levels of the university is essential to maintaining the sense of common purpose, civility and respect within the community.

W&L has been recognized as a Chronicle of Higher Education Great Colleges to Work For institution. In 2015, the university won honors in the Job Satisfaction and Support and Work/Life Balance categories.