Washington & Jefferson College is a private, nonprofit school located in the suburban setting of Washington, PA, less than an hour from Pittsburgh.
Founded in 1781, Washington And Jefferson College currently enrolls around 1,168 students a year, including 1,166 undergrads. The institution runs on a 4-1-4 (2 long terms separated by a month-long mini-term) academic calendar.
Washington And Jefferson College's endowment was valued at $143,588,932 in 2021. The school spends $14,768 for each full-time student enrolled.
Acceptance rate: 90%
Average GPA: 3.45
Mean ACT score: 26
Early Decision or Early Action: Yes/Yes
2022 Regular Decision Deadline: March 1
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date: October 1
Washington And Jefferson College is a very difficult school to get accepted to. Around 90 percent of all applicants to Washington And Jefferson College are accepted each year.
Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.45 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 26.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.
The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.
Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Washington And Jefferson College, around 84 percent return for their sophomore year. Out of the 399 students who started at Washington And Jefferson College as first-time freshman, 254 graduate within four years.
Washington And Jefferson College's six-year graduation for undergrads is 68 percent. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 94 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.
Recent grads have an average starting salary of $44,100 a year. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $48,582 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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All applicants will receive an admissions decision by October 1.
Read on to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics and majors and more. You can also see what others are saying about Washington And Jefferson College in the College Confidential forums and get personalized recommendations for more schools that might be a good fit for you.
First-Year Applications are Due
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Washington And Jefferson College is 26. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into Washington And Jefferson College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Wondering what life at Washington And Jefferson College is like? There are approximately 1,357 students enrolled at Washington And Jefferson College, including 1,356 undergraduate students and 1 graduate students. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 77% percent are from PA and 23% percent of students are from other states.
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