Washington and Lee’s Mock Convention holds the title of the most accurate mock national convention in the country.


This distinction stems from the team’s tireless research that begins years in advance of the presidential primary season. The prediction is the defining feature of Washington and Lee’s Mock Convention, culminating the excitement and dedication of the students.

Of the 26 times the Convention has been held since 1908, we have predicted the right candidate 20 times. In 2020, we plan to make that 21.