There are many ways for Alumni to assist Washington and Lee. Alumni across the country and in the United Kingdom volunteer through their chapter or class, through contacts with corporations or foundations, and assisting with admissions interviews and event hosting.
Our alumni cover the globe, but there's never been a better time to stay connected. Join the conversation and stay informed.
There are 76 alumni chapters in the U.S. and one in London. They are a great way to build personal and professional networks by discovering the paths of your fellow alumni. Active participation in your local chapter will result in new relationships and opportunities. And of course, W&L people know how to have fun! Our Alumni Chapters are organized by zip codes. Most alumni are automatically assigned to a chapter based on their home address. If you are not already receiving communications about chapter events, please access Colonnade Connections and update your contact information.Read More »
Chapters are named after metro and geographic areas, entire states, and larger regions that combine multiple states. After you’ve located the chapter nearest you, contact the Chapter President or Alumni Engagement Office to see how you can get involved.
Alumni Engagement creates memorable reunions and destination events here on campus. Thousands of alumni return to Lexington each year for Alumni Weekend, Young Alumni Weekend, Five Star Festival, Hall of Fame, and the class reunions within each gathering.Read More »
Alumni Engagement occasionally offers on-campus Affinity reunions as well. Examples include Greek reunions and Black Alumni reunions.
Alumni Weekend 2019 is over but we've got photos and memories to remind us of the good times.
Over 700 alumni and 400+ guests from the classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, and 2004.
Explore the career resources available to W&L alumni through the Career and Professional Development Office, connect with fellow alumni using Colonnade Connections and the official W&L Alumni LinkedIn Group, and learn how to recruit students and alumni to your company or organization using Handshake, on-campus interviews and more.
W&L Alumni are doing amazing things! Check out some of their stories.
New job? New home? Just married? New baby? Log in to Colonnade Connections and submit a Class Note to share your story!
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The Alumni Association could not succeed without Alumni and student volunteer leaders. Learn more about these amazing groups.
Office of Alumni Engagement
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA 24450
Ph: (540) 458-8464
Fax: (540) 458-8473