Create Your College Experience for Your Profession and Success
Students engage their intellectual capabilities allowing them to find their voice, pursue their passions and prepare them to lead a life of ethical leadership.Academics
The Pittsburgh Connection
W&J College is in a suburb outside of one of America’s most livable cities. W&J students gain valuable experiences with leading national and international employers located in downtown Pittsburgh.Pittsburgh Connection
Connect with a Community
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
Strong Alumni Network
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
After completing my first Magellan in Florida…I had the idea to study baseball, but I wasn’t sure how I could make it a research project. Then, I thought about how players come from all over the world to play in the U.S.
Pinar started her time at W&J as an English major and was still studying in this program when she planned her Magellan. The flexibility to change paths at W&J is something Pinar appreciates, and she found that studying across disciplines is a valuable part of her College experience.
What do Beyoncé, Wale, Trey Songz, and Washington & Jefferson College senior Will Tucker ’20 have in common? They’ve all worked at Wire Road Studio in Houston, Texas.
"My W&J education has encouraged me to travel and experience cultures that are different from what I know. My independent research gives me the opportunity to get experience studying something that I will have a career in in the future," Kelsea said.
The Franklin Magellan Award allowed me to pursue things that I had always hoped to do for a better future. It’s one of the reasons I chose to come to W&J.
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