Admitted Student Webinars

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Our #WashU24 Spring Webinar Series is here!

Students, staff, and faculty will be sharing valuable information, tips, and advice that you won’t want to miss—be sure to register using the links below!

How to Read Your Financial Aid Award

Monday, March 16
5:00 p.m. Central Time

You received your financial aid award now what? Join us for a walk-through of a financial aid award to understand what each section means and next steps for accepting your award.


A Day in the Life of a WashU Student

Tuesday, March 17
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Hear from three current students about the opportunities and activities available at WashU!


How to Use Your Start-Up Grant Funds

Monday, March 23
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Did you receive a first year start-up grant? Join us to learn more about what type of funds you will receive, when you will receive them, and useful tips on how best to use this money.


Beyond Boundaries Program

Thursday, March 26
6:00 p.m. Central Time

You’ll hear from Director Rob Morgan, current Beyond Boundaries students, and distinguished faculty guests. We’ll discuss next steps, talk a bit more about the structure of the program, resources, and expectations, and you’ll be able to ask questions to any of the panelists.


Get to Know Arts & Sciences: Academic Advising

Tuesday, March 31
3:00 p.m. Central Time

During this session, Dean Jennifer Smith, Assistant Dean Grizelda McClelland, and Assistant Dean Matthew DeVoll will go over what to expect as a first-year a student in Arts & Sciences. You will hear more about the curriculum, majors and minors, classroom and outside opportunities, and the tremendous advising support you will receive during your entire time at WashU! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.


Olin Business School Information Session

Tuesday, March 31
4:00 p.m. Central Time

During this session, Associate Dean Paige LaRose will go over what to expect as a first-year business student. You will hear more about the curriculum, majors and minors, faculty support, research opportunities, study abroad, internships, and more! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.


McKelvey School of Engineering Information Session

Tuesday, March 31
4:00 p.m. Central Time

During this session, Assistant Dean Christopher Ramsay will go over what to expect as a first-year engineering student. You will hear more about the curriculum, majors and minors, faculty support, research opportunities, study abroad, internships, and more! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.


Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts Information Session

Tuesday, March 31
5:00 p.m. Central Time

During this session, Associate Dean Georgia Binnington and Admissions Counselor Rachel Youn will go over what to expect as a first-year art or architecture student. You will hear more about the curriculum, majors and minors, faculty support, research opportunities, study abroad, internships, and more! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.


Career Outcomes at WashU

Wednesday, April 1
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Now that you’ve been admitted, are you wondering what WashU can do for you? Join us to hear about the career services we offer on campus, and how these resources have helped students graduate with their dream job or next opportunity in hand.


Get to Know Arts & Sciences: Pre-Health Information Session

Thursday, April 2
3:00 p.m. Central Time

Are you looking for a career in medicine and want to know more about Pre-Health at WashU? Join us for a Pre-Health information session!

Join Dean Jennifer Smith and Associate Dean and Director of the Pre-Health Program Carolyn Herman to go over the program details. You will hear more about the timeline for Pre-Health students, course recommendations, what Med Schools are looking for, and more! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.


Q&A Session with Olin Students

Thursday, April 2
4:00 p.m. Central Time
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Wondering what it is like to be a student at the Olin Business School? Join us to find out! Current business students will host a Q&A session to talk about their experiences at the Olin Business School and WashU. They will discuss the opportunities available to you and answer any questions you may have.


Sam Fox School Q&A

Thursday, April 2
4:00 p.m. Central Time

Wondering what it is like to be a student at the Sam Fox School? Join us to find out! Current Sam Fox students in art and architecture will host a Q&A session to talk about their experiences at the Sam Fox School and WashU. They will discuss the opportunities available to you and answer any questions you may have.


Q&A Session with McKelvey Students

Thursday, April 2
4:00 p.m. Central Time

Wondering what it is like to be a student at the McKelvey School of Engineering? Join us to find out! Current engineering students will host a Q&A session to talk about their experiences at the McKelvey School of Engineering and WashU. 


Get to Know Arts & Sciences: Undergraduate Research

Tuesday, April 7
3:00 p.m. Central Time

WashU offers several research opportunities to our students, some starting as early as your first year! Join us Tuesday, April 7 to learn more about Undergraduate Research in the College of Arts & Sciences. 

Hear from Dean Jennifer Smith and Associate Dean and Director of Undergraduate Research Joy Kiefer as they discuss research opportunities and how to get involved. 


Q&A Session with Sam Fox Faculty

Tuesday, April 7
College of Architecture – 3:00 p.m. Central Time
College of Art – 4:00 p.m. Central Time

Join us Tuesday for a Q&A session with Sam Fox Architecture or Art faculty members. Learn more about classroom expectations, how faculty work closely with their students, advising opportunities, and more! 


Q&A Session with the Weston Career Center

Tuesday, April 7
3:00 p.m. Central Time
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Find out how WashU’s Olin Business School will set you up for success! Join our Weston Career Center for a Q&A session. During this session you will hear about the opportunities available through the career center and how the resources give our students a competitive edge and set them on a successful career path. 


Q&A Session with McKelvey Engineering Faculty

Tuesday, April 7
4:00 p.m. Central Time

Get to know the McKelvey School of Engineering faculty! Join us for a Q&A session with engineering faculty members from the following departments:

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering 
  • Electrical & Systems Engineering 
  • Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering 
  • Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science 

Learn more about classroom expectations, how faculty work closely with their students, advising opportunities, and more! 


Parents & Families of the Class of 2024

Tuesday, April 7
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Wednesday, April 15
7:00 p.m. Central Time

Faculty and staff from across WashU are coming together to support you and your student in the college journey process during COVID-19. We hope you will join us for one of our upcoming webinars for parents and families of the Class of 2024. Register for the time that works best for you.


Living on the South 40

Wednesday, April 8
6:00 p.m. Central Time

It is time to picture yourself at WashU! Let’s talk about residential colleges and halls, living accommodations, and activities & traditions to expect your first year on campus.


Office for Student Success

Monday, April 13
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Hear from Assistant Provost Anthony Tillman about how OSS can support you during your time at WashU. You will have a chance talk with some current WashU Deneb STARS during a live Q&A session. 


The International Student Experience

Tuesday, April 14
8:00 a.m. Central Time

Hear from Associate Director Martha Turner, Office for International Students and Scholars, about the transition to WashU, orientation, special programming for international students, immigration, and more. You will also meet two current WashU international students and learn about their experiences. There will be plenty of time for questions! 


The Joint Degree in Business & Computer Science

Tuesday, April 14
4:00 p.m. Central Time
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Join the McKelvey School of Engineering and Olin Business School for a Q&A session on the Joint Degree Program

Hear from the program advisors Ron Laue and Jessie Vosseller along with a panel of current students in the program. Learn more about the program, class expectations, opportunities, and more. There will also be plenty of time for questions! 


The First Year Center

Tuesday, April 14
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Learn more about the First Year Center and their programs, including first year orientation–Bear Beginnings, your transition to WashU, Parent & Family Weekend, and more. We will also have a panel of current student available for questions about your first year at WashU. 


What you Need to Know About Federal Work-Study

Thursday, April 16
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Wondering the next steps for your work study job on campus? We will go over the documentation you need for a Federal Work Study job, and what you can expect once you are on campus. 


Webinar for Parents & Families

Sunday, April 19
6:00 p.m. Central Time

Topic and registration link available soon.


Olin Business School: Meet the Faculty

Wednesday, April 22
3:00 p.m. Central Time

Registration link available soon.


College of Arts & Sciences

Wednesday, April 22
3:00 p.m. Central Time

Topic and registration link available soon.


Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts

Wednesday, April 22
Time TBA

Topic and registration link available soon.


McKelvey Engineering School: Meet the Deans

Wednesday, April 22
4:00 p.m. Central Time

Registration link available soon.