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Washington College

Washington College was founded under the patronage of George Washington as the first college chartered in the new nation. Within a traditional liberal arts setting, students benefit from a supportive and personalized education that offers opportunities for undergraduate research, internships, creative projects, and study abroad. Students appreciate our setting on the scenic Chester River amid the ecological bounty of the Eastern Shore of Maryland as a natural extension of the classroom and a personal learning laboratory for their intellectual and social growth. Each year, Washington College awards the nation's largest undergraduate literary prize. Washington's legacy is reflected today in the Washington Scholars Program, which recognizes the promise of leadership through generous merit scholarships.

300 Washington Avenue
Chestertown, MD 21620-1197
410-778-2800
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www.washcoll.edu

Type of Institution: Independent 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 1,402
Male: 569    Female: 833
Full-time: 1,299    Part-time: 103

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $34,690
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: Per course: $5,780
Mandatory fees (FT): $660
Mandatory fees (PT): varies

Campus Housing:
Room: $3,790
Board: $3,670

Degrees or Awards: Bachelor's, Master's

Calendar: Two semesters

Entry Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent; SAT or ACT; teacher recommendations, high school program of college preparatory courses. Average SAT score: 1133

Application Deadlines: February 15

Title IV Code: 002108

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