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 380 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.
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- 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.106 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.105 responses
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.119 responses
- of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports.138 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.55 responses