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We know that your life has been disrupted and your plans have been turned upside down—please try to not worry about your college search, and remember that you are not alone. We are all in this together and we will be flexible and help you through this time. Please focus on staying healthy, find ways to relax, and continue with your studies in whatever form they may take over the coming weeks.

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  • Morgan DeBaun

    Alumni Spotlight

    Morgan DeBaun

    CEO of Blavity

    Morgan DeBaun co-founded Blavity, a news and entertainment website featuring stories told from a black point of view.

  • Jennifer R. Smith

    Faculty Spotlight

    Jennifer R. Smith

    Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and Professor of Earth & Planetary Science​s

    Dean Smith is responsible for the university’s liberal arts curriculum as well as every phase of student life, from admission through graduation and onward.

  • Anne Schaefer

    Alumni Spotlight

    Anne Schaefer


    Anne Schaefer, a 2001 alumna, was commissioned to create “it comes and it goes,” a 12-panel mural for the new Anabeth and John Weil Hall.

  • Rob Morgan Portrait

    Faculty Spotlight

    Robert Mark Morgan

    Teaching Professor of Drama, Director of the Beyond Boundaries Program

    Director of the Beyond Boundaries program and recipient of the 2018 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award.

  • Maya Wong Portrait

    Alumni Spotlight

    Maya Wong

    Project Engineer

    When #WashU18 grad Maya Wong stepped onto the job site of Jubel Hall as a project engineer for McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. she had zero first-day jitters – she had been there before.

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  • COVID-19

    The university is closely tracking the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).