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Washington & Jefferson College

Washington, PA

Washington and Jefferson is a private, liberal arts college. Tracing its origin to three schools established between 1781 and 1787, it had become a college for men by 1869 and became coeducational in 1970. Its 52-acre campus is located in Washington, 30 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.

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Web Sitewww.washjeff.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students1,429
   Women729 (51.0%)
   Men700 (49.0%)
Graduate StudentsNot reported

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate41% of 6,504 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedYes
Regular Admission DeadlineMarch 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.34
SAT Math572 average
520-620 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading564 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite25 average
23-28 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$51,200
Tuition and Fees
$39,710
Room and Board
$10,490
Average Percent of Need Met79%
Average Freshman Award$28,300
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
Not reported

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar System4-1-4
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
113
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 3% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Washington Population15,268
Nearest Metropolitan AreaPittsburgh
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing95% of freshmen, 91% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
Mascot 
Sororities43% of women participate
Fraternities37% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.2% Asian
3.1% Black/African-American
2.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
83.5% White
5.5% Unknown
International Students2.8% from 18 countries
First-Year Students Returning 
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
69.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
81%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
35.3%
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.44 3.79 579 601 569 26
Low 3.00 3.18 480 490 490 20
High 4.00 5.00 740 730 640 31
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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