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At WashU, we create a nurturing, yet intellectually rigorous, environment that welcomes students from many backgrounds. Here, you will develop the attitudes, skills, and habits of lifelong learning and leadership. Whatever your calling, we inspire you to be a bold, independent, and creative thinker.​

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What’s it like to be a member of the Washington University in St. Louis Class of 2022?

First-year students Ella and Marissa have chronicled the first weeks of life on campus by shooting one second of video every day.

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those who aren't just interested in thinking about problems, but for those who want to be part of a community that strives to make problems obsolete.
  • Over 6,800
    full-time undergraduate students

  • more than 3,000 research projects underway
    each year
  • 25%
    of our alumni live and work in the St. Louis area
  • 24 Nobel Laureates

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