About WNJR

Broadcast and streamed live from Washington & Jefferson College, 91.7 FM WNJR is a licensed noncommercial educational radio station administered by the Department of Communication Arts. In addition to broadcasting an eclectic selection of music and syndicated programming, WNJR features a wide range of academic and creative endeavors from W&J students and faculty.

Organized radio at Washington & Jefferson College started in 1961 as WAJC, followed by WJCR and WXJX. WNJR began broadcasting in 2003 from the top of the Washington Trust Building. The studio and office are in the Burnett Center on campus.

WNJR has won awards from the National Association of Bar Executives, March of Dimes Achievement in Radio Awards, College Media Association, and Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

91.7 FM WNJR Radio
Washington & Jefferson College
60 South Lincoln Street
Washington PA, 15301

Email: wnjr@washjeff.edu


Student Staff:

Assistant Manager: Leo
Marketing Director: Fransia
Programming Directors: Arianna, Jessica, Bryan, Anya, and Jonathan

Technical Advisor:

Mr. Greg Uhrlen
Associate Director of Information Systems
Washington & Jefferson College

Faculty Staff:

Dr. Nicholas R. Maradin III
General Manager, 91.7 FM WNJR
Instructor, Department of Communication Arts



The 91.7 FM WNJR logo was designed by Andrew McKenna (W&J Communication Arts '14).

Header Image:

"Aerial view of Main Campus (ca. 1930's)"
Courtesy of The Clark Family Library Digital Archives at Washington & Jefferson College