We invite you to share in our community and see for yourself what makes WashU so special.

Whether you are just starting your college search or you already know that WashU is the place for you, we’re excited to connect with you and share in your college journey.

Check out our in-person and virtual visit options below – you can hear from current students, explore our beautiful campus, learn about our academic and extracurricular opportunities, and more.

In-Person Campus Visits

Daily Campus Visits

Campus visits provide an opportunity for prospective students to explore our beautiful campus and connect with our community. 

Your visit will include an information session and a campus tour. Our information session will provide an overview of WashU, our programs as well as the admission and financial aid process.

Special Visit Days

Join us for Discover WashU Days – a perfect way to learn more about Washington University in St. Louis and what it has to offer you as you explore educational opportunities and life on campus. High school students who are in the midst of your college search, this event is for you! This event will include:

  • an Admissions and Aid information session
  • a student-led campus tour
  • a panel discussion with current students
  • an opportunity to explore student services
  • optional divisional sessions to learn more about academics at WashU

We will be offering 3 identical programs, so select the date that works best for you and register today! Space is limited.

Group Visits

Special group visits are offered for students in grades 9 through 12.

Please note that sessions and/or tours may be canceled if extreme weather poses a severe risk to visitor, staff, or student safety.

WashU Near You

High School Visits

Throughout the fall, our admission officers will be visiting high schools (in person and virtually) to connect with students and share information about WashU, St. Louis, and the admissions and financial aid process. 

Contact your high school counselor to find out if we are coming to your school. 

WashU Information Sessions

Join an admission officer to learn about academic opportunities, campus life, community engagement, and how WashU paves the way for our graduates’ futures. We’ll also be ready to answer your questions about the application process and financial assistance at WashU.

National Portfolio Days

Representatives from WashU’s Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts will be participating in several upcoming National Portfolio Day Association events, both in person and virtually.

Be sure to check for Washington University in St. Louis listed as an exhibitor at your event location. We will be available to review your portfolio, give you helpful tips on the application process, and speak with you about the art, architecture, and design programs at WashU.

Virtual Experiences

Join us from anywhere

Whether you’re looking to attend an information session, explore our academic divisions, or connect with a current student through an optional interview, we’ve got you covered!

Visit our virtual calendar and register for the events that best fit your schedule.

Fall Webinar Series

Have questions about applying for financial assistance from WashU? Wondering what resources and programs our Office for Student Success has to offer? Interested in learning more about what the on-campus experience is really like for students?

Join us for one—or all!—of our upcoming webinars on these topics. Each session will also include an opportunity for you to ask questions.

Information Sessions for International Students

If you are looking for a world-class education, a diverse and supportive community, and the opportunity to make real world changes in a collaborative learning environment—then Washington University in St. Louis is the school for you!

During these online information sessions specifically for international students, we will share more about WashU, the admission process, and the ways we support international students on campus. We will also be happy to answer any questions that you may have. 

Connect with us

We’re here to help!

Need help with your application? Have questions about life at WashU? Our admissions officers and student interns are ready to help!

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Virtual tour

Our multimedia virtual tour is the second best way to experience why we’re ranked as one of the best college campuses in America!