Parents

We're here for you.

Parent & Family Resources

Starting the transition to college is a big deal for your student, and for you too. We know because we've been there. From day one, we're here to provide the resources you and your student need over the next four years. Learn more about the opportunities and support W&J College provides.

Students and parents pose for photos after the matriculation ceremony August 24, 2019 on the campus of Washington & Jefferson College.

Join The President Parents Platform

We invite you to join The President Parents Platform, a new and free online portal for family members of prospective students interested in Washington & Jefferson College.

Discover the W&J experience! Through our numerous community resources, learn all of the competitive advantages a W&J education brings.

On The President Parents Platform, you will:

  • Create your personal profile
  • Join interest-based communities
  • Receive email newsletters and invitations to on-campus and virtual events designed with your family's interests in-mind
  • Stay up-to-date with what's happening at W&J

Encourage your student to attend our First Year Success virtual summer series!

During these webinars, our campus leaders will inform your family on how to prepare for your new student’s first semester at W&J. View the event titles and dates below (each event begins at 7 PM/Eastern), and then access our registration portal. Once registered, you will receive the Microsoft Teams call details.

Wednesday, June 5th - Student Success Consultant Welcome & First Year Experience Programming

Wednesday, June 12th - Life as a Student-Athlete (For student-athletes only)

Wednesday, June 19th - W&J Nursing (For students interested in nursing only)

Wednesday, June 26th - What to Bring and Life on Campus

Wednesday, July 3rd - Thriving as an Out-of-State Student

Tuesday, July 9th - The Washington Fellows Program (For students invited into the Washington Fellows Program only)

Thursday, July 11th - Getting Involved On-Campus

Wednesday, July 17th - Celebrating First Generation Students

Wednesday, July 24th - Your Health & Safety are Paramount at W&J (Highly recommended for parents to join as well)

Wednesday, July 31st - Gear Up Recap (For those who cannot attend Gear Up on Saturday, July 27th)

Wednesday, August 7th - W&J Traditions & Your Start at the College

We're here to answer your questions.
Schedule a visit for you and your students today!

Helpful Links for Parents

FINANCIAL RESOURCES

Paying for college might be one of the first questions you have. We have tools to help you figure out the cost, financial aid, and make payments.

VISIT CAMPUS

On your way? Need a virtual tour first? All the tools to make your visit a breeze are here.

FIRST YEAR STUDENTS

Find out more about the First Year Experience which will help your student make the transition to W&J College.

HEALTH & SUPPORT

KEY CAMPUS CONTACTS & RESOURCES

CONNECT WITH US

Follow us on social media to keep up with life on campus.

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Admission Events

Jul 19

July First Look Friday

9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sep 21

Discovery Day at W&J

9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Oct 25

The W&J Experience

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Contact Us

Admission Office
W&J College
130 E Wheeling Street
Washington, PA 15301

724-222-6025 |  admission@patisserie-traiteur-bio-lesoublies.com