Washington and Lee University - Friendliness/Courtesy of Students



Rating Posted By Comment
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
dancepsychlove
June 25 2010
Everyone seemed really friendly! The "speaking tradition" is no myth-a lot of the students said hello to my tour guide. I love it! [View Full Report]
3 - Good
3 - Good
kmdaia
June 20 2010
W&L has a "speaking tradition" where all are greeted when passed on sidewalks or in hallways. However, it was shared that this tradition has diminished with the prevalence of ipod' [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
McGinNC
April 14 2010
Friendliest campus visited - and not in a "fake" or "creepy" way. [View Full Report]
2 - Fair
2 - Fair
dvvc12
November 06 2009
the speaking tradition that you will hear happens is nonexistent. people are nice to their faces however i heard so much shit talking i felt like i was on gossip girl or 90210 [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
FauxNom
April 18 2009
We didn't meet many, but everyone - including some cadets from VMI who gave us directions - was incredibly nice and helpful. [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
HighlandMom
January 21 2009
We found out afterwards about the speaking tradition - but we saw it firsthand. Amazing. EVERYBODY was friendly and spoke to us with a big smile. [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
zackr13
December 29 2008
Granted I went on a Saturday morning and maybe saw 10 students, but all were polite and said hello and some asked questions. [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
cubanmom
October 07 2007
The speaking tradition continues! Students went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. We asked one where a hall was and he walked us there and gave us a tour, introduced us to profs,incredible! [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
minoafrau
August 31 2007
Our only student contact was with the tour guides. [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
Father of the Boarder
May 24 2007
There is a honor code which has little tolerance. In turn, people are more open and friendly. [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
Motherdear
September 17 2006
W&L has a "speaking tradition" which is wonderful. True southern hospitality at its finest! [View Full Report]
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
IDefineCool
August 24 2006
Students would stop and chat, answer questions, and basically halt their current activitiy just to talk to me about their school. [View Full Report]