The Washington College Bookstore is the one stop shop for all of text book and WAC gear needs. We can answer all of your textbook questions, while making sure you and your family are dressed in your WAC best.
The Office of English Language Learning supports English-language learning students throughout their academic careers. It also facilitates their adaption to the American educational system and strives to alleviate cross-cultural misunderstandings that occur between students and faculty.
Student Affairs ensures a lively, challenging, and supportive out-of-class experience for Washington College students that complements their academic work. The main office is located on the second floor of the Casey Academic Center and is open M-F 8:30-4:30.
The mission of the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment is to enhance institutional effectiveness by providing information that supports and strengthens decision-making and planning processes at Washington College. The central objectives of the Office are to provide systematic, objective, timely, and accurate research in support of the College’s goals, planning, and decision-making.
The Office of Student Engagement contributes to the holistic education of Washington College students by providing co-curricular opportunities focused on enhancing personal, educational, leadership, and social development.
We help you get here! Located in the Casey Academic Center, we’re here to help you navigate the college admissions process. Visit with your admissions counselor, take a tour of campus, attend an info session and more. We’re here Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and on select Saturdays.
The Center for Environment & Society at Washington College supports interdisciplinary research and education, exemplary stewardship of natural and cultural resources, and the integration of ecological and social values.
Administers the college’s study abroad programs, provides programming and services to international students that are specific to their international status, advises faculty on overseas activities, and develops initiatives to further internationalize the campus.
The Office of Student Engagement is located on the 1st floor of Hodson Hall Commons, across from Java George.
Leadership Awards Criteria
Unsung Hero Award. This award honors two staff members who have contributed outstanding service and dedication to the campus community. The service provided by the nominees should be beyond the call of duty and exceed expected job requirements. Nominees must be below the level of Director. Undergraduate students are not eligible for this award.
Outstanding Organization Advisor Award. This award is presented to an organizational advisor who has contributed outstanding service to an organization. The service provided by the nominee must be voluntary, non-compensated activities at Washington College.
Outstanding Community Service Award – Individual. This award honors a student who has contributed outstanding service to the campus. The service provided by the nominee should be voluntary, non-compensated activities at the college, or in the Chestertown community. This award is presented to a student who makes service a priority, and has made an impact on the campus community through service.
Outstanding Community Service Award – Organization. This award honors a recognized organization that has contributed outstanding service to the campus. The service provided by the nominee should be voluntary, non-compensated activities at the college, or in the Chestertown community. This award is presented to an organization who makes service a priority, and has made an impact on the campus community through service.
Outstanding Service Project/Fundraising Event. This award is presented to an organization that promotes dedication to serving others and/or fundraising. This award recognizes an outstanding service project or fundraising event that was held this year to benefit a philanthropic organization.
Washington College Leadership Award - Individual. This award is presented to a student who best exemplifies strong leadership qualities. This award recognizes a student as being especially dedicated to both academic and extracurricular activities. This student has made outstanding contributions to campus-wide programs, and displayed positive leadership in and out of the classroom. The nominee for this award may be a student that is compensated for their work.
Washington College Leadership Award – Organization. This award is presented to an organization that best exemplifies strong leadership qualities, and has made outstanding contributions to campus wide programs. The nominees for this award may be an organization with compensated officers.
Leadership in Athletics Awards. This award honors a varsity student-athlete who has made a positive impact on the Washington College community through his or her participation in athletics, in addition to maintaining a leadership role in a student club or organization.
First Year Leadership Award. This award honors a student who has demonstrated superior service to the campus during his or her first year of college. He or she should be a student who shows promise as a future leader on campus. All nominees must have at least a 2.5 GPA and must have completed at least one semester as a full time student by the time the nomination is received.
Outstanding Senior Award. This award is presented to as many as four seniors who have demonstrated active involvement both on the Washington College campus, and in the Chestertown community. All nominees must be seniors (as defined by the College with regards to credits), and have at least a 3.0 GPA.
New Program Initiative Award. This award honors an individual or recognized organization that attempted to create a new campus program. The award winner is recognized for their successful use of innovative ideas to create a new program at Washington College.