Class of 2027 arrives on campus

1,834 new first-year students from 50 states, 29 countries will move onto the South 40 Friday, Saturday

They come from Los Angeles and New York, Washington state and Washington, D.C., Shanghai and Chicago. But by Saturday evening, the 1,834 members of the Class of 2027 will have a new home: Washington University in St. Louis.

“We are thrilled to welcome the newest members of the WashU community,” said Ronné Turner, vice provost of admissions and financial aid. “After spending months getting to know the incoming class as they interacted with admissions and aid, I can say that each student brings unique talents and perspectives to WashU. We know they will make an impact here, and we look forward to seeing them shine.”

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