Career Development

Washington and Lee's Career Development office complements the educational experience of students by providing the guidance and resources needed to develop and implement their academic and career plans. We provide a supportive environment encouraging individual responsibility, creativity, open-mindedness, and integrity. Our comprehensive services emphasize collaborative relationships with employers, alumni, faculty, peer institutions and the Washington and Lee University community. 


Class of 2017 event: Summer Success — Building a Professional Image

GET READY TO ACE YOUR SUMMER INTERNSHIP! Prepare yourself to make a great impression in your summer internship, job, or research position.  Career Development and the Dean of Juniors is hosting “Summer Success:  Building a Professional Image” that will include tips and information to help students become an effective team member and make the most of your experience.  Topics will include professional image, communication, networking, and use of social media.  

SLAC February Interview Day – Application Deadline Feb. 3

The Selective Liberal Arts Consortium (SLAC) is hosting their third Video Interview Day of the year on February 19, 2016. These events are a great way to gain access to employers who may not currently be in LexLink. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 3.

The Kemper Scholars Program – Applications Due 1/15/16

The Kemper Scholars Program - Open to W&L First-Years, provides a $3,000-10,000 a year scholarship, a post-sophomore summer experience in Chicago with $6,900 summer stipend, a paid post-junior year internship and three years of attendance at the Kemper Scholars Conference. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is January 15, 2016. Learn more at LexLink Job ID 3519.

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