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Find your Counselor
Let’s face it: the college search process can be a little intimidating. Relax! Someone at Washington College is here to help.
We have fifteen admissions counselors and six support staff members who are made available to you throughout the entire admissions process.
Your assigned counselor may visit your high school, be in your area for a College Night, meet with you on campus during your visit, and will be the first person to read your application for admission when you’re ready to apply.
What’s it like to be a student at WAC? What will my residence hall look like? Will I like my roommate? How will I stay on top of classes and clubs? What clubs can I join? What can I do on the weekends?
Get the answers to these questions and more by reading these student blogs! First-year, sophomore, and junior students post regularly to share their lives with you.
Feel free to ask them individual questions via the blogs, but if you have a burning question you want answered now, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll answer the same day!
Kolkata, India/La Martiniere For Girls
Major: English & Political Science
Rhea never stepped foot on campus before enrolling at Washington College, but she just got that feeling - even through a computer - that this was the place for her. Adjusting to college far away from her home in India is an adventure. Learn more about Rhea’s coffee-loving journey on her blog, “Express(o).”
Forest, VA/Jefferson Forest HS
Major: Math & Computer Science
Dance along with Caroline throughout her freshman year on her blog “A Goose on the Loose.” A liberal arts education is all about being well-rounded, and between math, computer science, and dance that’s exactly what Caroline is doing.
Brewster, NY/Brewster HS
Major: International Studies
Hannah epitomizes WAC’s motto of “unhurried conversations” with her blog, “Teacups and Textbooks.” She’s just a freshman but already she’s spent a year in Malaysia during high school, which inspired her choice in majors - international studies.
Phoenix, MD/Hereford HS
Major: Drama & English
Kaitlyn is stumbling into adulthood at Washington College. She loves to write, act, and answer any questions you may have as you also take the leap into college. As a sophomore at WC, Kaitlyn has learned the ropes of the drama department and has found a place to call her second home - Gibson Center for the Arts, the drama and music building on campus.
Estell Manor, NJ/Buena Regional HS
As a sophomore, Andrea has WAC pretty much figured out, but she’s still discovering all the new “wacky” things this college has to offer. “Tales of a Sophomore Girl” is a great place to start if you’re interested in biology, premed, or simply life on campus.
Avon, CT/Miss Porter’s School
Emily is on her way to becoming a nurse, but first she has make it past the daily hurdles of college life. This authentic blog titled “Almost Nursey Things” is sure to make you laugh, and is perfect for anyone interested in biology or nursing.
Clarksville, MD/River Hill HS
Major: Biology & History
Jillian exposes all the fun surprises Chestertown and Washington College has to offer a first-year student in her blog “Willful Fox.” Her eye for fashion and photography is not all this light-hearted blog has to offer. Check out what Jillian is all about on her blog!
For Caitlyn, college was just a hop over the Chesapeake Bay from her home in Annapolis. She found her own piece of paradise, here in the small town of Chestertown. She’s an English major and loves to read, write, and take photographs.
Morton, PA/Springfield HS
Brian’s involvement at WAC goes far beyond academics - he’s also an avid athlete participating in both baseball and basketball and a tech guy for the campus’ Help Desk. Check out his blog “Shomen Show” for business, computers, sports, and everything in between.
Istanbul, Turkey/Terakki Vakfi Okullari HS
Major: Business Management
Selin is only at WAC for one semester, but already she’s making it her new home despite being so far away from her home in Turkey. As a self-proclaimed fitness-addict and future chef, she’s conquering America one step at a time. Read more on her blog “Blondie Conquers USA.”
Dover, DE/Caesar Rodney HS
Courtney is new the team, but she’s not new to Washington College. She’s your typical senior “Toll Troll” (aka science junkie), but with a sense of humor. Curious what a “Toll Troll” is? Check out her blog “Toll Trolling Around.”
Newark, DE/Newark HS
Major: Political Science (concentration African Studies)
Minors: English, Anthropology
Emma is the oldie of the team as a senior and aspiring journalist. She’s gotten the unique opportunity to study abroad not once, not twice, but three times. Learn more about the study abroad opportunities Washington College has to offer at her blog “Tales of a WACky Girl.”