Skip to:Main Content

Washington and Lee University

Washington and Lee University
Washington and Lee University Campus Image

Mission Statement

International Education at Washington and Lee strives to create an effective global learning environment by providing leadership, administrative oversight, and broad support for international learning and global engagement. Its primary functions are:

  1. to develop, guide, and monitor opportunities for overseas learning by students;
  2. to support faculty logistically in their international research, teaching, and curricular development; 
  3. to advise and assist students, faculty and visitors from abroad in their integration into and involvement with the university and the local community; and 
  4. to promote the ideals of global citizenship, intercultural appreciation, and mutual understanding in a rapidly changing world.