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Washington and Lee University

Overview

Washington and Lee University / School of Law is located in Lexington, VA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor (JD) Law

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Other Advanced Degrees 95

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,911
Applied
894
Accepted
117
Enrolled
47%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

329
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.21%
Black or African American 4.86%
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.61%
Asian 2.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.34%
Unknown 7.29%

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

67
Total faculty
Full-time - 34
Part-time - 33
Male (49)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Criminal law, corporate law, experiential education, international and comparative law, public interest law
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Sydney Lewis Hall
Lexington, VA  24450
United States
Contact Brant Hellwig
Dean
Email: hellwigb@wlu.edu
Phone: 540-458-8502
Fax: 540-458-8488