Washington & Jefferson College's Admission Staff seeks candidates with uncommon integrity, academic excellence and promise, and a diverse range of interests and backgrounds. We review and evaluate your application on the basis of its merits. You can apply using the W&J application or the Common App. All applications are treated equally, regardless of submission format.
You are not required to submit test scores (SAT or ACT) as a part of the Washington & Jefferson College admission process. We believe engagement with distinguished faculty, involvement in the classroom, diligent study habits, and a strong desire to excel drives academic success at Washington & Jefferson College. Testing is only one of many measures of potential academic success and often not the strongest. If you choose the score-optional application alternative, your application receives full consideration, with no disadvantage for admission.