World-class academics, unparalleled community, accessible for all.

Explore the world of WashU

Read about our undergraduate divisions: College of Arts & Sciences, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Olin Business School, McKelvey School of Engineering, and the Beyond Boundaries Program.


Ready to apply? WashU accepts both the Common Application and the Coalition Application.

Submit your application by January 3!


Check out our in-person and virtual visit opportunities. We hope to see you soon!

Financial Assistance

#1 in the nation for financial assistance

WashU is committed to meeting 100% of demonstrated need so you can be 100% focused on chasing your dreams and realizing your ambitions. We know college is a big investment, which is why we have created several initiatives to set our students up for success during their time at WashU and beyond.



We’re a community of individuals who can tackle any challenge. Our community celebrates the diversity on our campus and comes together to learn more about one another and listen to each other’s ideas.


After WashU

WashU students are ready to change the world
Students feel prepared and confident for life after college because they leave WashU with the hard and soft skills to succeed both personally and professionally.

After WashU

Without hesitation, the community is the reason why I chose WashU. From the moment I stepped on campus, I felt this overwhelming sense of kindness and positivity. I knew not only would I love it here and have such a good time, but I would grow as a person and student.

Emily, Class of 2024