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Best Values in Colleges

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Washington and Lee University (Lexington, VA)

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Washington and Lee University is ranked 1 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 55%
Applicants who took ACT 45%

SAT Verbal Score

700+49%
600-69947%
600+96%

SAT Math Score

700+47%
600-69950%
600+97%

ACT Score

30-3673%
24-2927%
24+100%

Students applied5,972
Students admitted1,163
Admission rate19%

Students per faculty8

4-year graduation rate88%
5-year graduation rate90%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$43,570
Fees$937
Room and board$10,250
Estimated book expense$1,800
Total cost$56,557

Cost after need-based aid$18,182
Cost after non-need-based aid$21,308

Average debt at graduation$23,409

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$38,375
Average non-need-based aid$35,249

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment1,838

Full-Time

Men929
Women906

Part-Time

Men1
Women2

Freshmen retained95%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2013 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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