Generally, Washington and Lee University is known for being an extremely selective school. Approximately 5,460 applications are received by the school every year. The overall acceptance rate tends to be 22 percent which equals about 1,200 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. But, when the year begins, only about 500 or 39% of the students will have picked Washington and Lee University as their future school. Based on the application data, 49% of the students were men while 50% were women, however, after being accepted, only 46 percent of the women chose Washington and Lee University as compared to 53 percent of men who decided to enroll.

The undergraduate application fee requires by Washington and Lee University is $60. To submit your application to Washington and Lee University, you are required to send these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that students applying have Formal demonstration of competencies, Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank. Freshmen students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Washington and Lee University when filling out the application. Often, an ACT score of 30 - 33 or a 1,410 - 1,500 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
5,455
Male 2,677
Female 2,778

 

Acceptance
1,200
Male 588
Female 611

 

Enrollment Total
466
Male 249
Female 217


Acceptance Rate
22%
Male
22%
Female
22%

 

Yield
38.8%
Male
42.4%
Female
35.5%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$60


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank