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Washington and Lee University

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First Year Class Profile (Class of 2016)

ADMISSION STATISTICS

 

# Applied 5,972
# Accepted 1,163
# Enrolled 479 (241 women, 238 men)
Average SAT Critical Reading 692
Average SAT Math 693
Average SAT Writing 684
Average ACT Composite 31
Percentile Rank in Class 94th
Percentage Public/Private Secondary Schools 51/49
# Valedictorians and Salutatorians 36
# American Ethnic/Racial Minorities 65
# First Generation College Students 38


FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

 

# Receiving W&L Grant Assistance 229
% Receiving Grant Assistance 48%
# Pell Grant Recipients 49

 


 

NUMBERS OF INTEREST

 

Presidents of Major Student Organizations 75
Student Body/Class Presidents & Vice Presidents 40
Editors of Newspapers, Yearbooks, or Literary Magazines 46
Varsity Team Captains 193
# of Students with Significant Community Service 39
National Honor Society/Cum Laude Members 224
# of Secondary Schools Represented 396
Eagle Scout/Gold Award Recipients 27