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4.5 7 reviews
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Most Helpful Review for Washington and Lee University
  • Category: Will learn a lot
  • Review by: Sommer from MT Pleasant, SC
  • 7 out of 8 people found this review helpful

I've had the chance to sit in on an econ class, and from that one class it is clear that the professors are top-notch. The academic quality of the school makes it worth the hefty price tag.

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  • Puh from Lexington, VA
  • Nov-26-2014 I am a past student here

    Almost everyone is OBSESSED with their fraternity/sorority. It is pathetic how shallow and mean the students here are because of that. The Honor System only applies to academics, not to life.

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  • Jun-30-2013 I am a current student here

    A small campus with a great community vibe, filled with overachieving students that graduate with starry eyes and top internships.

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  • Ashley from San Clemente, CA
  • Apr-25-2013 I am a current student here

    A very close knit school with countless intern and job opportunities. The professors are grand, knowledgeable, and some of the most fascinating people in the world. However, it does have a VERY large party scene, be that for better or worse.

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  • Samantha from Independence, MO
  • Nov-10-2012 I am a current student here

    Amazing academics, engaging professors, wonderful course selection, and a beautiful campus. Downsides: HUGE amount of Greek life and the entire school follows the work hard, play hard ideology. Huge emphasis on drinking.

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  • McKenzie from Winston Salem, NC
  • Apr-08-2012 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I toured W&L this past year, and I had the most amazing experience! I got to sit with a guidance counselor and talk with him and my mom for over an hour about the school and various programs that I was interested in, and then I went on a tour with a senior there who was very informative and helpful and even introduced me to some of his professors. It felt like the tour was catered specifically for me!

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