Welcome to the Washington University in St. Louis!
Washington University, established in 1853, is private four-year institution for higher education that is highly regarded for its commitment to excellence in learning. Washington University creates an environment to encourage and support an ethos of wide-ranging exploration. Washington University’s faculty and staff strive to enhance the lives and livelihoods of students, the people of the greater St. Louis community, the country, and the world.
Why Washington University?
When making a decision to work for a given employer, people choose to work at Washington University because of our commitment to our employees as expressed through the following cardinal/guiding principles and values:
Mission Statement: Washington University’s mission is to discover and disseminate knowledge, and protect the freedom of inquiry through research, teaching, and learning.
Washington University is an institution renowned for its excellent attributes pertaining to its campus, students, faculty and staff.
Top accomplishments and rankings Washington University:
Sampling of top accomplishments of faculty by number:
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EXPLORE Washington University in Saint Louis
Whether you’re wandering amongst the students on the South 40, seeing a show at Edison Theater, or taking a leisurely stroll through the Kemper Art Musem, Washington University in Saint Louis has multitude to offer to all kinds of visitors. Get to know the Washington University and local St. Louis culture by experiencing it first hand!
Take a day off and come lose yourself for hours in the many attractions and attributes that Washington University has to offer for everyone and anyone.
Visitor Information: http://www.wustl.edu/community/visitors/
Get acquainted: http://diversity.wustl.edu/ and
The university has undertaken a series of distinctive commitments and proactive initiatives that emphasize putting diversity into action. This movement towards diversity and inclusion invite the entire Washington University community to join in the effort. Our signature programs include:
For diversity inquiries: (314) 935-3566 or (314) 935-8311
A Commitment to Sustainability
Here at Washington University, we are committed not only to caring for our students, faculty & staff, and community, but also to preserving our environment through our own sustainability efforts.
Washington University, along with the surrounding community, has a multitude of programs, service projects, and initiatives designed to decrease waste and encourage sustainable lifestyles.
Washington University is the first American university to ban the sale of plastic water bottles.
Read more here: http://sustainability.wustl.edu/
Get familiar with all things in and of Washington University! Check in to our newsroom to stay updated on all of the latest happenings in and around our campus and local community.
ACADEMIC SCHOOLS AND VISIONS
All information about the academic schools, divisions, and departments of Washington University can be found at http://www.wustl.edu/academics/