W&J 2023-2024 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) $27,605 $13,802
Single Course/Overload Charge (per course) $3,068
*Based on the full-time tuition rate of $27,605, the per credit hour cost for the 2023-2024 academic year is $862.62. 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 $8,160 $4,080
Traditional Single Room $9,330 $4,665
Traditional Double as Single Room $10,480 $5,240



Annual Per Semester
19-Meal Plan (Meals per Week)  $5,750 $2,875



Annual Per Semester
Service Fee (all students) $255 $127.50
Activity Fee (all students) $225 $112.50
Health Services Fee (all students) $100 $50
Freshman Orientation Fee (Fall only/one-time fee) $100
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.