1 Brookings Drive St. Louis, MO 63130-4899 314-935-6000
http://www.wustl.edu admissions@wustl.edu
About Washington University in St. Louis
  • Year of Foundation 1853
  • Size of Campus 169 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,466
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50% 50% 91% OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $40,950
  • Room and Board $13,119
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 6,436
The mission of Washington University in St. Louis is the promotion of learning learning by students and by faculty. Teaching, the transmission of knowledge, is central to our mission, as is research, the creation of new knowledge. composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Thurteen Carnival; W. I. L. D (Concert festival); Homecoming
  • Number of students in fraternities 12
  • Percent students who are frat members 25%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi Sigma, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Chimes, Delta Sigma Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Lambda Alpha, Lambda Sigma, Lock & Chain, Mortar Board, Omega Chi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Betta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Lambda Psi, Sigma Tau Delta, Ta
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bahai Student Association, Baptist Student Union, Christian Science Organization, Hillel House, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Islamic Society, Lutheran Student Movement, Newman Center, Wesley Foundation, other religiou
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 25%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association, Association of Black Students, Association of Latin American Students, Japanese Club, Business Minority Council, Black Law Student Association, Black Panhellenic Council, Black Pre-Med Associati
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 12
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport St. Louis (12)
  • Distance to nearest train St. Louis (6)
  • Distance to nearest bus St. Louis (6)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 73%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 201
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 53%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 34%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 11%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 74,196
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 300
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 4,500
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 3,355,312
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities Fourteen libraries. Government document repository.
  • Number Of Subscriptions 44,806
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,500
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums Art gallery, business/economics experimental lab, botanical garden, teaching/learning center, student enterprise zone, NASA planetary imaging facility, TAP reactor system, triple monochromator, Computer Automated Radioactive Particle Tracking and gamma ray
  • Number of e-books 124,094
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 1,250
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 3,694,504
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 7,500
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (St. Louis University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs IBM; Merrill Lynch & Company; Boeing Company; Edward Jones; SBC Communications.
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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