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.
Detailed explanation of key residential life policies and procedures.
Local families are matched with students and provide home-cooked meals several times a year.
Washington University students find unique ways to contribute to the campus community. From taking student leadership positions, to volunteering for a cause that moves them, our students help make the campus a more welcoming and vibrant place to be.
Sara has served students at WashU as a leader, a role model and a catalyst.Read the story
Lunch by the Dozen is a chance for new students to meet and eat with their professors.
First Year Center Executive Board
The First Year Center Executive Board helps to create, plan and implement programs that aid new students.
First Year Transition Leadership positions
First-year Transition Leaders support first-year, transfer and exchange students in their orientation and transition to the WashU community.
WUSA Peer Mentor Program
WUSAs are upperclass student leaders who assist new students with their transition to WashU.
WUSA Position Description
Each year, a group of enthusiastic undergraduate students are selected to help guide incoming students through the transition from high school to college.
We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.
The OISS enables international students and scholars to thrive academically and socially.