Visit Campus

Schedule a Personal Visit

Come live a day in the life of a President at Washington & Jefferson College. While on campus you will

  • meet with an admission counselor
  • take a personalized tour of campus
  • meet professors, coaches, and future classmates
  • enjoy a meal in the Commons Dining Hall

We're available for visits Monday-Friday and on select Saturdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Can't make it to campus? Schedule a Live Virtual Tour and see the home of the Presidents in real-time from home!

Admission Events

Our admission events are designed to help you learn more about Washington & Jefferson College in a group setting. Each experience has been developed to showcase what an education at Washington & Jefferson College might look like for you. During your time on campus, we will provide a tour; each experience offers various opportunities to interact with professors, current students, and W&J staff.  The fun activities surrounding the day are just a bonus for connecting with future classmates. Students who visit are eligible for our $1,000 Visit Grant. Ask your admissions counselor for more details about the grant.  

Discovery Day

Discovery Day

9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Discovery Day is a campus exploration day where families are invited to learn more about what it means to be a President at Washington & Jefferson College. During Discovery Day, you can explore academic offerings, take a campus tour, and meet members of the W&J community.

Family captures moment with George and Tom.

The W&J Experience

5 p.m.  - 10 p.m.

This unique experience provides the opportunity to experience what it’s like to be a W&J President. You’ll meet with admission, enjoy dinner from one of W&J's dining facilities, and experience life with current students. This fully customized experience will provide opportunities to discover how W&J can help you to reach your full potential.

Tour of campus during Presidents Preview Day

Presidents Preview Day

April 20, 2024

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Experience your future college home during Presidents Preview Day! This is a special day for W&J's  accepted and deposited students.  We have designed a day where you will meet future classmates, connect with faculty and staff, and learn more about campus life from current students.

Tour guide sharing stories

First Look Friday

June 7, 2024

9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

First Look Friday has been developed for families who have never been to campus and are interested in learning more about W&J. During your time on campus; you can learn the admissions process, explore academic offerings, tour campus, and meet members of the W&J community.

What is a Live Virtual Tour?

A Live Virtual Tour is your opportunity to customize what you want to see most, before visiting Washington & Jefferson College in-person. This new campus tour option allows you to explore W&J in real-time with one of our best and brightest W&J tour guides. Pick your top-5 most desired on-campus locations and you can bring W&J College to you.

Welcome Campus Visitors!

We're thrilled to welcome guests to our beautiful campus and hope you will find your visit enjoyable! Use the interactive campus map below to find different locations on-campus and use the links below to guide you in your journey. Need assistance, contact Guest Services at 724-249-4895 or

Conversation on the patio

Connect with Us!

Our favorite part? Meeting you. We're eager to know you and answer your questions about W&J College. After a personalized tour with us, take some time to enjoy the campus or grab something to eat.

Old Main with female and dog walking through campus

Getting to W&J

Accessible by car or bus and served by Pittsburgh International Airport, our beautiful and historic campus is located just 30 miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Students gather outside of primanti brothers enjoying time off campus.

Exploring the Town

Your on-campus experience won't be the only part of your college experience. Take time to enjoy Washington, PA, and Pittsburgh to the north.

Take a Virtual Tour!

Explore our beautiful and historic campus from ANYWHERE with our virtual W&J experience! Learn about our distinct academic programs, dynamic internship and study abroad opportunities, and get a glimpse into favorite study spots and residence halls.