- 4 Year
- SAINT LOUIS, MO
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- Academicsgrade A+
- Valuegrade A+
- Diversitygrade A
- Campusgrade A+
- Athleticsgrade A minus
- Party Scenegrade A minus
- Professorsgrade A+
- Locationgrade A
- Dormsgrade A+
- Campus Foodgrade A+
- Student Lifegrade A+
- Safetygrade B+
At WashU, you will draw strength from a community of achievers who inspire each other with their creativity and tenacity. You’ll acquire the confidence and skills to succeed as a professional and as a person, ready to change the world. You’ll learn from faculty leading their fields, and you’ll have the opportunity to work side by side with them on independent projects.
College isn’t just about academics. With more than 480 clubs and student-run organizations, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get involved while having fun with your peers and friends.
You’ll find St. Louis offers the ideal balance of small-town feel and big city opportunities. Your first home will be located on campus on the South 40, a vibrant community, complete with residential colleges, great food, fitness center, study areas, and student-run businesses.
Cost should never be a barrier to an exceptional education. We meet 100% of the demonstrated financial need for all admitted students.
Washington University in St. Louis Rankings
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Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 93 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 113 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 112 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Computer Science166 Graduates
- Finance148 Graduates
- Biology140 Graduates
- Research and Experimental Psychology137 Graduates
- Anthropology117 Graduates
- Economics112 Graduates
- Mathematics108 Graduates
- Marketing98 Graduates
- Political Science and Government88 Graduates
- Managerial Economics72 Graduates
The Beyond Boundaries Program helps talented, self-initiated, and self-motivated students become creative problem solvers and insightful scholars who are prepared to pursue their own broad interdisciplinary interests. This unique educational experience requires collaboration across academic disciplines and perspectives, drawing on the strength and interconnectedness of the our seven schools.
- Mix of Online and on Campus2%
- On Campus97%
- Well rounded, smart, down to earth26%
- Hard-working and helpful8%
- All-work, all-play, no-sleep6%
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 126 responses
- of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 145 responses
- Unbelievably Friendly16%
- All work, all play, no sleep4%
- Home away from home1%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 55 responses