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Washington & Lee University Admissions

Washington & Lee admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 24%. Students that get into Washington & Lee have an average SAT score between 1320-1460 or an average ACT score of 30-33. The regular admissions application deadline for Washington & Lee is January 1. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Washington & Lee early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
24%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
40%
Total Applicants
5,101
SAT Range
1320-1460
SAT Reading
660-720
SAT Math
660-740
Students Submitting SAT
37%
ACT Range
30-33
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
28-33
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
63%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$60
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
82%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.11 responses
Poll
82%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.11 responses
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