Making WashU a New Home
Moving away from family, friends and community, even if it’s just down the street, is an adjustment. And each additional year away brings new opportunity and challenges. Feel confident in making WashU a home and keeping it a home all four years.
There are many shuttle options for getting around campus and around town.
Residential Life Policies: Important Things to Know
Detailed explanation of key residential life policies and procedures.
Campus Card / Student ID
The WUSTL ID card is your gateway to life at Washington University.
Living on campus? Living off campus? Wherever you live as a WashU student, the office of Residential Life has much more to offer than room and board.
It’s the starting place for new students. It’s home base for returning students. It’s a hub of academic activity and programs. It’s ResLife!Read the story
for Graduate and Professional Students
Resources to assist in the search for campus-owned and St. Louis-located housing.
Child Day Care Subsidy
Helps financially stressed PhD student families meet the costs of child day care tuition at licensed facilities.
The Graduate Center
The Graduate Center offers dedicated spaces, programming, resources and more for graduate and professional students at WashU.
2SA Peer Mentor Program
Second-Year Student Associates (2SAs) are upper-division student leaders that focus on engaging with and supporting sophomore students with their academic and social activities at WashU.
Academic Break Housing Information
Learn more about Residential Life's winter break housing options.
Accessible Parking and Transportation Request Form
Please use this form to request Accessible Transportation accommodations if living on or off campus.
Address/Phone/Email Reporting Requirement
SEVIS regulations require the university to report a physical local address, phone number and email address for all F-1 and J-1 students.
Admissions Process Documentation
Welcome to the U.S. and to the WashU community. We're glad you're here!
After U.S. Arrival for International Students
After you arrive in St. Louis, see the steps to take to make sure you get off to a smooth start.
Alcohol Health Education Information
If you choose to drink, drink responsibly. You can reduce your risk of an alcohol-related problem and still have fun with just a little education.
All Student Group Programs and Events are Suspended for This Semester
Campus Life is still available to support student groups throughout the semester. Login to WUGO for additional information.
We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.
Office for International Students and Scholars
The OISS enables international students and scholars to thrive academically and socially.