Washington & Jefferson College has two sets of graduation requirements: College-wide requirements, which all students must complete, and program-level requirements, which include the requirements for completing your major. College-wide requirements are discussed in this section. Specific requirements for majors, minors, and other programs can be found in areas of study.
A minimum of 32 full-term semester courses and 2 Intersession courses are required for a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington & Jefferson College. This minimum excludes physical education and wellness courses. Students must have a minimum grade point average of C or better to graduate and must be “in residence” for a minimum of four terms of full time study, one of which must be their final full-term semester. This requirement applies to all new students, including transfer students. All students must complete at least 16 full-term semester courses and 2 Intersession courses at W&J.
The diploma is awarded only to graduates who have met all obligations to the College, both academic and financial.