Opportunities for Students

Student Work

Journalism students write, report, and produce the weekly Rockbridge Report, participate in an In-Depth Reporting class, and much more over the course of their time in the department.


Several scholarships are available for entering students interesting in major in journalism. Information on these opportunities is available from the financial aid office. In addition, the journalism faculty award each year scholarships to high achieving majors and to majors who propose special journalism projects.


Students majoring in journalism and mass communications at Washington and Lee University have many opportunities to interact with distinguished professionals who come to campus each term as speakers and guest lecturers.