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Fall 2023 on Campus

Find your place at WashU. Whether you are a new student or returning student, there are many ways to connect and be involved at WashU. From clubs and organizations to creating campus communities, there is something for everyone.

Vice Chancellor Gonzalez

Get to know Anna “Dr. G” Gonzalez, vice chancellor for Student Affairs.

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Get to know St. Louis

St. Louis is home to many great attractions, some of which are just a short walk from campus. Check out the local food scene, events, concerts and all the things that make our city so unique.

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Bearprints for Success

Bearprints for Success is our new seven-week course designed specifically to help new students make a successful transition to WashU, both academically and personally. Find out more today!

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Helpful Resources

WashU offers many resources to help your transition to campus go smoothly.

We care about your well-being

Habif Health & Wellness Center offers compassionate and inclusive care to support each WashU student’s physical, mental and emotional well-being.

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Explore jobs on Handshake

Handshake is WashU’s online recruiting site where students can find jobs, internships, research and co-op opportunities.

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Register for the New Dialogue Across Difference course

Dialogue Across Difference (DxD) is an eight-week course that fosters communication and collaboration across sociocultural differences in the WashU community.

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  • Beth Ann Young

    We Are WashU

    Beth Ann Young

    Originally from Jackson, Mississippi, Beth Ann knew moving far from home would be a difficult decision. WashU quickly became her home away from home.

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  • Maya Gregory and Owen

    We Are WashU

    Maya Gregory

    Maya's path includes a major in Sociology, minors in Legal Studies and Spanish, campus employment and down the road: law school.

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  • Beth Asnakew

    We Are WashU

    Beth Asnakew

    Research with a focus on cognition and aging will propel Beth Asnakew from her St. Louis roots to a bright future.

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WashU students inspire and support one another while working to extend the frontiers of knowledge. Explore opportunities to become a leader and access tools to help manage the groups you lead.

Chancellor, Provost and Dr. G at Convocation

Carry on the Tradition


Be part of the exuberant display of ResCollege spirit and stay for formal presentations by university leadership to new students and their families.

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