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A Place to Thrive

Becoming one of tomorrow's leaders starts with the right education today. Begin your journey here at Washington & Jefferson College.

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Learning Opportunities that Span the Globe

At W&J, we encourage audacity. Want to change the world? We’ve got your back. It’s why we offer programs like our one-of-a-kind Magellan Project. We’ll help you make an impact.

The Magellan Project

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The Pittsburgh Connection

Just 30 miles South of Pittsburgh, Washington & Jefferson College is close to one of America's most livable cities. With plenty of opportunities and activities for students, this is a great place to go to school.

Pittsburgh Connection

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Customize your Curriculum

It's your education. You choose your path and we'll work with you to create a course schedule to help you get there.

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Get Involved

Play an intramural sport. Take part in a speaking event. Join a student organization. You'll find so much to be part of at W&J.

Student Activities

Make Connections for Life

Once a President, always a President. When you graduate, you can tackle the world with help from a vast network of W&J alumni.

Alumni Program

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“At W&J you become part of a family. You have the chance to make connections in that family that will last you a lifetime, and you have the chance to take opportunities in this family that will foster your personal growth.”

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“W&J encourages students to get out of their comfort zone and try something they only dreamed of doing. W&J prepared me (for my internship) in several ways, but the most notable thing that W&J has given me is the ability to talk with important figures comfortably. I think it has to do with how small the school is and how personable the staff is.”

W&J Student Dawlton Nelson in an African classroom

"The support we have through W&J to be able to travel is unique. That’s specific to W&J. By the time I graduate from W&J, my goal is to have visited every continent. Thanks to the Magellan Project, I’m already halfway there."

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Percentage of W&J Graduates who Complete their Education in 4 Years


Percentage of 2018 Graduates Employed or Continuing their Education


Alumni Mentors Ready to Assist Current Students

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