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Washington and Lee University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Lexington, VA

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,860
Women
931 (50.1%)
Men
929 (49.9%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,845
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.8% Asian
3.2% Black/African-American
5.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
82.6% White
0.6% Unknown
International Students.
3.9% from 28 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
404

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
97.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
91.7%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
94%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
94.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
73%
Average Starting Salary
73%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
19.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 1%
Engineering 1%
Law 6%
Arts and Sciences 8%
Medicine 5%
Other 2%

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