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How I Got My Ticket to an Advanced Screening of Mockingjay
The first installment of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay comes to theaters this Friday, November 21. Hunger Games fans who wish to be among the first to see the  movie have two options: see the midnight premiere or go to an advanced screening. Midnight screenings are cool. You get to see the movie before everyone else! The downsides […]
By Name and Story
Hello all! We have another new student giving advice this week. I want to share with you the voices of students at WashU. There is a popular motto at WashU: “to know students by name and by story.” Over the next few weeks, I will be featuring brief snippets of the stories of my peers with their advice for […]

Washington University in St. Louis has a personality, and you feel it everywhere. It’s a friendly, welcoming feeling that you pick up from students, professors, advisors and sta­ff.

It’s an academic environment loaded with challenging courses, and filled with intellectually curious students and teachers. It’s a flexible, supportive atmosphere that invites exploration and individuality. It's also an optimistic outlook that drives innovation and new opportunities.

We pay special attention to our new students by easing their transition to college life and connecting them to the people, programs and resources to maximize their experiences. At WUSTL, we strive to know every student by name and story because every student is an essential member of our learning community.