Learning Opportunities that Span the Globe
At W&J, we encourage audacity. Want to change the world? We’ve got your back. It’s why we offer programs like our one-of-a-kind Magellan Project. We’ll help you make an impact.The Magellan Project
The Pittsburgh Connection
Just 30 miles South of Pittsburgh, Washington & Jefferson College is close to one of America's most livable cities. With plenty of opportunities and activities for students, this is a great place to go to school.Pittsburgh Connection
Customize your Curriculum
It's your education. You choose your path and we'll work with you to create a course schedule to help you get there.Thematic Major
Play an intramural sport. Take part in a speaking event. Join a student organization. You'll find so much to be part of at W&J.Student Activities
Make connections for life
Once a President, always a President. When you graduate, you can tackle the world with help from a vast network of W&J alumni.Alumni Resources
Dr. Kuo was adamant that being a well-rounded individual with experience in many fields and the ability to problem solve would be critical for our future. She was right.
I could go on and on about connections I made with staff and my peers through student activities and groups. Just the constant support I had through them gave me a family there even though my family was four hours away.
All of the science courses I have taken so far have given me more laboratory experience than some of my fellow interns. I also believe that my Magellan to Costa Rica last summer helped me get my internship.
"I’ve learned to listen and communicate better with people as well as to be excited about experiencing and learning new things. Since I want to be a doctor, these are both very important skills as it’s what I will constantly be doing.”
W&J encourages students to get out of their comfort zone and try something they only dreamed of doing.
Percentage of W&J Graduates who Complete their Education in 4 Years
Percentage of 2018 Graduates Employed or Continuing their Education
Alumni Mentors Ready to Assist Current Students