Paying for Washington and Lee University

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $54,830 at Washington and Lee University. The graduate school tuition & fees is $47,437.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $17,060 when a student lives on campus at Washington and Lee University.

  • Undergraduate Tuition: $54,830
  • Graduate Tuition: $47,437

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Cost of Attendance (COA)

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $54,830 at Washington and Lee University. The graduate school tuition & fees is $47,437. 59 out of total 1,829 undergraduate students (3%) received financial aid(grants or scholarship) and the average amount of the aid is $40,813.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $17,060 when a student lives on campus at Washington and Lee University. The total cost of attendance (COA) is $73,900 before receiving financial aid and the net price with financial aid is $33,087.
Washington and Lee University 2020 Cost of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$54,830 (2020)
Living Costs$17,060 (On-campus)
Cost of attendance
Living on Campus$73,900
Average Financial Amount$40,813
Net Price after Aid
Living on Campus$33,087

W&L 2020 Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees of Washington and Lee University are $54,830 for undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.53% compared to previous academic year. The graduate tuition & fees are $47,437.
2019-2020 Tuition & fees at Washington and Lee University
UndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$45,460$957$45,330$1,167
2016-2017$47,280$987$46,240$1,197
2017-2018$49,170$1,000--
2018-2019$51,420$1,035--
2019-2020$53,730$1,100--

W&L 2020 Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,844 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Washington and Lee University. On-campus living costs are increased by 6.00% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Washington and Lee University
Living On-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,985$2,033
2016-2017$11,380$2,053
2017-2018$11,910$2,070
2018-2019$13,925$2,170
2019-2020$14,845$2,215

W&L 2020 Tuition per Credit Hour

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour at Washington and Lee University is $1,791. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.49% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Tuition per Credit Hour Washington and Lee University
Tuition per Credit Hour (Undergraduate)
2015-2016$1,624
2016-2017$1,689
2017-2018$1,756
2018-2019$1,714
2019-2020$1,791

W&L 2020 Book & Supply Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, The average books & supplies cost at Washington and Lee University is $2,010. The book & supply costs are increased by 3.08% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Costs for Books & Supplies Washington and Lee University
Books & Supplies Costs
2015-2016$1,800
2016-2017$1,800
2017-2018$1,800
2018-2019$1,950
2019-2020$2,010

W&L Alternative Tuition Plans

Washington and Lee University offers alternative tuition plans including Tuition payment plan and Other alternative tuition plan.
Alternative Tuition Plans offered by Washington and Lee University
Tuition guaranteed plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan
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