Study Abroad

Start in Lexington and go anywhere. Washington and Lee offers many study abroad opportunities: from a full year, to a semester, to four weeks in the spring. You can choose a school-offered option or search for your own program. Even better: Washington and Lee financial aid can be applied towards your adventure abroad. What are you waiting for? See where you can go!

W&L's distinctive 12-12-4 academic calendar gives you three opportunities per year to study abroad. The 4-week Spring Term, in particular, offers Washington and Lee classes, taught by W&L professors, with fellow W&L students all around the world. The highest quality instruction in an environement that truly brings the lessons to life. The possibilities are endless. Which one will you choose?

  • Learning chemistry through cooking in Italy?
  • Studying ancient religious traditions in Ireland?
  • Immersion language study in the heart of China?
  • Investigating engineering marvels in London?
  • Coral reefs in Belize? Grafitti in Pompei? Start-ups in Silicon Valley? You choose!

Student Experiences

Interactive Program Map