Tuition & Fees Schedule

W&J 2021-2022 Tuition and Fees Schedule

The cost of attending Washington & Jefferson College includes direct and estimated costs. These costs vary each academic year. Over the past several years, Washington & Jefferson has increased tuition costs at less than three percent which in on par with the national average of tuition increases in both public and private institutions.





Annual Per Semester
Full Load (3 or 4 courses in Fall or Spring/Max. of 9 per year) $49,612 $24,806
Single Course/Overload Charge (per course) $4,965
*Based on the full-time tuition rate of $49,612, the per credit hour cost for the 2021-2022 academic year is $387.59.  The total credits required to graduate are 128 (or 32 four-credit courses). The ability to take up to 9 courses per year is included in the tuition price. Therefore, a student may take an additional 16 credits over four years, earning a total of 144 credits for the cost of 128. Students are also required to take one physical education course, which is included in the flat-rate tuition.



Annual Per Semester
Traditional Double Room $7,788 $3,894
Traditional Single Room $8,900 $4,450
Traditional Double as Single Room $9,998 $4,999
Contemporary Double Room $8,444 $4,222
Contemporary Double As Single Room $10,530 $5,265
Suite-Style Double in New Hall 1 $10,156 $5,078
Suite-Style Single in Bica-Ross or New Hall 1 $10,418 $5,209
Suite-Style Double as Single in New Hall 1 $12,690 $6,345
Chestnut Street Double Room $10,156 $5,078
Chestnut Street Single Room $10,418 $5,209
Chestnut Street Double as Single Room $12,690 $6,345



Annual Per Semester
19-Meal Plan (Meals per Week)  $5,484 $2,742
15-Meal Plan (Meals per Week) $5,240 $2,620
12-Meal Plan (Meals per Week) $5,058 $2,529
10-Meal Plan (Meals per Week) $4,936 $2,468
See our Meal Plan Options for more details.



Annual Per Semester
Service Fee (all students) $255 $128
Activity Fee (all students) $225 $113
Health Services Fee (all students) $100 $50
Greek Membership Fee (fraternity and sorority members only) $100 $50
Laboratory/Course Fee (per course) $100
Private Music Lesson Fee (per course) $600

For more info on room and board plans please see the Meal Plan Options.