Offices & Services

Student Affairs

Student Affairs inspires intellectual and personal development, challenging students to be self-reflective citizen-leaders in a diverse and changing world.

 

  • Olivia Butler ’21 is spending the summer studying the migration of black mangroves in northern Florida.

    During her 10-week REU—Research Experiences for Undergraduates, funded by the National Science Foundation—Olivia Butler ’21 studied how climate change is affecting a delicate balance in the northern Florida salt marsh ecosystem.

  • At the Starr Center, Paris Young ’21 works with Irene Moore of Georgetown, Maryland, to curate newspaper clippings a...
    The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has granted $800,000 to Washington College’s Chesapeake Heartland, an innovative public history project led by the Starr Center in collaboration with an array of Kent County partners and the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
  • Cullen Hall will be ready for students in August.

    After an $8.2 million systems renovation, Cullen Hall will be ready for students this fall.

  • Thad Bench will join the College’s Board of Visitors and Governors.
    Marketing and branding executive Thad Bench is joining Washington College’s Board of Visitors and Governors
  • College President Kurt Landgraf accepts a $20,000 check from former President Sheila Bair.
    Former President Sheila Bair donates $20,000 more to the Washington Scholars program, bringing to $1 million her personal donations for the program.
  • Natural Lands Project meadows provide habitat for pollinators.
    At nearly 1,000 acres and growing, the Natural Lands Project has received a $536,000 state grant to create 125 acres of meadows, 38 acres of wetlands, and 38 acres of forest at Conquest Beach Preserve on the Chester River.

 

  • The Washington College Athletics family will provide each of our student-athletes with invaluable life lessons and a first-class athletic experience while offering our alumni a lifetime of personal engagement.
  • The Center for Career Development at Washington College is here to help you with all aspects of this process including self-assessment, career exploration, career experience and job search or graduate school planning.
  • College life can be one of excitement and self-discovery. At the same time, it can generate academic, emotional, personal, social, and even financial concerns. Although not uncommon, at times these concerns can make it difficult to succeed or function while at school. Counseling is an excellent way to address such concerns.
  • The College Student Health Services provides care for full-time students during the regular academic year.
  • The Office of Intercultural Affairs is committed to creating an inclusive environment essential for all students’ cultural development and academic success.
  • The Department of Public Safety is located on the lower level of Wicomico Residence House, but you’ll find our officers on every corner of campus.
  • Living on campus is an important part of the Washington College experience, giving you the opportunity to meet new people, experience new ideas and develop important study habits and life skills.
  • As part of the residential campus experience, the Office of Student Engagement works to connect students with opportunities to learn, become outstanding leaders, and of course, to have fun.
  • The Office of Prevention Education and Advocacy engages the Washington College Community in creating a respectful and healthy living-learning environment.