2014 Commencement

Commencement 2014

The 2013-2014 academic year is the 264th year in the life of Washington and Lee University and culminates with the Commencement ceremonies for the School of Law and the undergraduate schools.

Many more details are available using the menu on the right. The ceremonies will be broadcast live on the Web at go.wlu.edu/commencementlive/.

Law Commencement 2014

The 159th commencement ceremony for the Washington and Lee University School of Law will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. on the Front Lawn of the main campus. Law Commencement Video -- Law Commencement Printed Program

Undergraduate Commencement 2014

The 227th undergraduate commencement will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. on the Front Lawn of the main campus. The Baccalaureate Service will be held the day before, on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., also on the Front Lawn. Baccalaureate Program -- Baccalaureate video -- Undergraduate Commencement Program -- Commencement video

Commencement News

Washington and Lee University President Kenneth P. Ruscio

Monday, June 02, 2014

Worrying for the Class of 2014

Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio cites the benefit of seeing the world from a wider perspective in a Richmond Times-Dispatch op-ed.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Two 2014 Graduates Commissioned as U.S. Army Officers

Two Washington and Lee University graduates capped their Commencement day by being commissioned as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army. John Bruch of Baltimore, Md., and Christina Lowry of Lexington,...

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Washington and Lee Graduates 421 Students at 227th Commencement

Graduating seniors at Washington and Lee University today were asked to remember and practice the ability college life gave them to step back and see the world from a different perspective.