Our Schools

WashU has undergraduate programs in four academic divisions. Applicants apply to a specific school unless they are applying for the interdisciplinary Beyond Boundaries program.

College of Arts & Sciences

We know that breakthroughs—scientific or creative, academic or personal—happen when ideas collide. At the intersection of it all is the College of Arts & Sciences—a school with no limits on what you can study, learn, and achieve. 

College of Arts & Sciences

Olin Business School

We value time and experiences, and know that business knowledge is prized in every industry. Olin’s small, personalized nature allows for more hands-on opportunities to develop real-world skills—giving you the confidence to chase your dreams. 

Olin Business School

Sam Fox School

At the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, you’ll find a close-knit community of creators. Our diverse and talented scholars consistently push the needle in all facets of architecture, art, and design. 

Sam Fox School

McKelvey School of Engineering

We are taking innovation, technology, and scientific excellence to new heights. As a McKelvey engineer, you’ll come alongside us as we produce new knowledge to solve national and international challenges that will change the world. 

McKelvey School of Engineering

Majors & Programs

Your dreams start here

With over 90 fields of study, a variety of special academic programs, and the flexibility to take classes across disciplines: The possibilities are endless. 

Find your program

Special programs

You are unique and we know that you can achieve exceptional things. Whether you want an early orientation to a medical career, are looking for interdisciplinary or study abroad opportunities, we are here to help you push the boundaries of what it means to learn.

Excel Together

Always remember: You are our number one priority. From day one, you’ll be connected with an academic advisor in your program. This dedicated advisor will be with you throughout your undergraduate years at WashU—they’ll serve as your sounding board, confidant, and coach as you navigate classes, extracurriculars, and clarify your hopes and dreams for the future.  

Excel Together

Prepare for the Real World

Wherever you are on your career journey—whether that’s looking for an internship or co-op, needing help with your resume or cover letter, searching for a post-graduation job, or needing advice on big life decisions—we have the resources that will allow you to transform your passions, education, and skills into purposeful career paths

Prepare for the Real World