Campus Housing - Dorms and Meal Plans

Provides on campus housing

Residence hall capacity

Does college offer a meal plan?
Yes, number of meals per week can vary

Must all students live on campus?

Residence halls on campus:
Alpha Delta Pi, Arts, Recreation & Culture House, Beta Theta Pi, Chavis House, Chi Omega, Chi Psi, Davis Hall, Gaines Hall, Global Service House, Graham Lees Hall, Kappa Alpha, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Delta, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Kappa Sigma, Lambda Chi Alpha, Leadership and Engagement House, Outing Club House, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Gamma Delta, Pi Beta Phi, Pi Kappa Alpha, Pi Kappa Phi, Sigma, Spanish House, Sustainability House, UDH Apt Bldg, UDH Civic Bldg, UDH TH Bldg, Woods Creek Central, Woods Creek st

Sports Programs & Athletics

Athletic conferences
    Football - Old Dominion Athletic Conference
    Basketball - Old Dominion Athletic Conference
    Baseball - Old Dominion Athletic Conference
    Cross Country/Track - Old Dominion Athletic Conference

Number of Varsity Athletes by Sport in 2018

Sport # of Men # of Women
Baseball 33
Basketball 18 15
Field Hockey 20
Football 76
Golf 15 6
Lacrosse 48 33
Soccer 30 27
Swimming 30 24
Tennis 11 15
Track and Field, Indoor 34 30
Track and Field, Outdoor 32 29
Track and Field, X-Country 13 15
Volleyball 16
Wrestling 17
Data from 2015-2016
Athletic Association
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Athletic Classification
NCAA Division III with football



Athletic Summary
Total # athletes


Male Athletes 357
Female Athletes 230


Total sports revenue

Total sports expenses

Avg. head coach salary - Women
(# full-time equivalents)
$76,817 (6.4)

Avg. head coach salary - Men
(# FTE)
$82,578 (7.1)

Campus Services and Programs

Academic/career counseling service
Library facilities
Access to digital/electronic resources
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions
Established library hours
Organized collection of printed materials
Physical facilities
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Hospital on campus?


Nearby Restaurants

Blue Phoenix Cafe

Miles From Campus: 0.22
Friendly service, delicious plant based, vegan, and vegetarian food, and an awesome community-driven atmosphere. Ordered the Phoenix Salad, along with the...

Sweet Things Ice Cream Shoppe

Miles From Campus: 0.23
Yum yum yum yum yum yum yum! Cookie dough ice cream....this is not your average vanilla with chunks of cookie dough....the ice cream looks like real cookie...

Napa Thai Cuisine

Miles From Campus: 0.24
This place is really good it opens up a whole new taste for Lexington. My favorite is the spicy beef salad it is sooo tasteful! Also I love the spring roll...

Sweet Treats Bakery

Miles From Campus: 0.24
Great stop for a few sweet treats. Very friendly staff and theyet us bring our lab inside. They also sell homemade dog treats.

Bistro on Main

Miles From Campus: 0.25
The staff was attentive but not intrusive. Everyone in our party of 5 had a wonderful dish. And the prices were very reasonable, especially when compared...

Blue Sky Bakery

Miles From Campus: 0.28
Stopped in for lunch while visiting Washington & Lee University. Excellent Mediterranean pizza with a bowl of potato soup. Nice people and service with a...

Pronto Caffe & Gelateria

Miles From Campus: 0.29
Best coffee shop in town. Tequila, the barista, is awesome, always friendly and her drinks are on point. All the other employees are extremely friendly...

Southern Inn Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 0.31
My boyfriend and I went to Lexington for a romantic weekend getaway. After a 4 hour drive, we arrived at Lexington and decided to stop by the Southern Inn...

The Red Hen

Miles From Campus: 0.32
A farm-to-table gem in Lex. My wife and I were returning to the area after a long absence. We found this cozy little restaurant on Yelp. Everything -- from...

Mano Taqueria

Miles From Campus: 0.32
Shrimp and beef good. It's street style so they're small. I got one of each and then got another shrimp taco. Yummmm. Grilled plantain w crema is...

Beameup BBQ & Cafe

Miles From Campus: 0.47
Still the best BBQ around. Consistently good for 6 years now, that is nothing to scoff at. I continue to eat here at least once a month. DO NOT MISS IT!


Miles From Campus: 1.17
Fantastic! The Kennedy burger is so good. The fries and onion rings are also delicious. Don't come here for a healthy meal. They have Pepsi...

Foothill Momma's BBQ Juke Joint

Miles From Campus: 1.21
As a kid my babysitter used to make homemade potato chips for us all the time and it's one of those things you don't see too often. So, I admit I am...

Kind Roots Café

Miles From Campus: 1.33
Another in the list of excellent road trip finds. On our way back to Atlanta, we discovered this Lexington, VA gem. This is a small, family owned, half...

Naples Pizza Pasta & Subs

Miles From Campus: 2.13
Omg, great Neapolitan pizza!!! You can watch them hand stretch the dough...thin but kinda chewy, edge on well done on bottom and bubbled on the...

Devils Backbone Brewing Company

Miles From Campus: 3
I've had their beer before and liked it. We needed a pit stop on s long drive and it turned out this was right off 81. Perfect! Beer is good. Several...

Lexington Coffee Roasters

Miles From Campus: 4.3
We are so glad we noticed the Lexington Coffee Roasters sign on I-81! Not only did the three of us enjoy our morning Cafe Mocha's and a tall cup of the Blue...

Muchacho Alegre

Miles From Campus: 5.19
We were here at Washington & Lee University for a Lax game. Looked around for post game grub, and this place was recommended by some college kids. Good...

JamRocks Island Grille

Miles From Campus: 6.29
We love Jamrock. We try to go at least once a week (and have been known to go more than once a week if we feel the need). I am still making my way through...

JJ's Meat Shak

Miles From Campus: 6.38
We go here after fishing in the Maury River. It's casual and really good southern cookin! It will fill up your big fat belly every time!
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Nearby Social Spots

Lee Chapel & Museum

Miles From Campus: 0.12
A must-see for history buffs. Plus, a beautiful campus and a very fine school. Very knowledgeable guides Beautifully preserved artifacts Really gem of a...

George C. Marshall Museum & Research Library

Miles From Campus: 0.19
A lot of information on General Marshall, nice displays and introductory film.

Artists In Cahoots

Miles From Campus: 0.23
I love this store/gallery. They have such beautiful jewelry and neat items that relate to Lexington. The Lexington brick is one of my favorite designs and...

Lexington Coffee Shop

Miles From Campus: 0.25
Awesome staff extremely helpful and friendly. Very reliable internet with a nice cozy environment:) Tons of character, great coffee and exactly what a...


Miles From Campus: 0.27
I enjoyed dinner and a glass of wine by the fire place. Burger was really decent - the students I met at W & L recommended it as best burger in town. I...


Miles From Campus: 0.27
Haywoods is an interesting place; small, a little congested, noisy (i would honestly remove the piano player -although proficient, it adds nothing but more...

Stonewall Jackson House

Miles From Campus: 0.29
Pre-Civil War home of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson. It remained in his family even after he passed, and had its ups & downs over the decades before finally...

Washington Street Purveyors

Miles From Campus: 0.31
What a great shop full of spirited delights right in the heart of Lexington. Carrie quickly, professionally, and personably helped me with 2 unique orders...

Rocca Bar Ristorante

Miles From Campus: 0.33
We stopped in to warm up with a beverage and a bite after some shopping in downtown Lexington. Arrived just in time for happy hour (4-6pm)! We tried...

Halestone Dance Studio

Miles From Campus: 0.35
Halestone is a fabulous dance studio. Creative, fun, hard-working, affirming, innovative. Our pre-teen daughter has been a part of Halestone for the last...

Brew Ridge Taps

Miles From Campus: 0.37
Walking around Lexington can really work up a thirst. After an afternoon of strolling it was time to give some local brews a try. Trusty yelp directed me...

Don Tequila's

Miles From Campus: 0.73
It's not authentic Mexican food, but it is pretty great. I love their chicken burritos and Queso! Highly recommend for anyone whose in the mood for a fun...

Lime Kiln Theater

Miles From Campus: 0.77
My husband and I, with some friends, enjoyed a great concert last night in the Bowl...Love Canon! The concert sold out so be sure to purchase tickets ahead...

Jordan's Point

Miles From Campus: 0.78
This is a wonderful park great for walking having a picnic and enjoying the river sounds and views maybe even a BBQ. Location doesn't have swings etc. Its...

Kidz Playce

Miles From Campus: 1.02
I absolutely love this park! It has all these little mazes and stairs very fort like and the kids love it. Very nice surrounding area in a residential...

Renegade Art Glass

Miles From Campus: 1.21
My husband and I stopped in to Renegade Art Glass on our way out of Lexington. The man greeted us (he is the husband of the glass designer and also said he...

Applebee's Grill + Bar

Miles From Campus: 1.43
Conveniently located out front of the Tesla super chargers in Lexington, this Applebee's was a no brained for lunch as we needed at least 30 minutes to...

Boxerwood Gardens

Miles From Campus: 1.45
What a wonderful place to experience many different natural environments right in the heart of Lexington. There are guides who are happy to assist you as...

Hull's Drive In

Miles From Campus: 4.32
Come out to Lexington and support one of Virginia's last drive in theatres! Great place to spend a Friday or Saturday night. Come for the night's first...
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