People make Community, but Community supports People
WashU is home to thousands of diverse individuals. People who look like you and think like you and people who do neither. All these people make the WashU community and WashU works to support each individual. Learn more about resources central to your identity.
There are many resources at WashU that exist to create space for you to navigate your identities, question openly and be your authentic self.
The Center for Diversity and Inclusion offers support and funding opportunities to resource affinity programming on campus.
Read Chancellor Martin's commentary about the ways that international students, faculty and staff enhance the university.
Washington University is a place that allows exploration and self-discovery. Take it from students who find ways to express themselves, make a difference and make opportunities to help others do the same.
Leaving a legacy for Black male students who follow, Christopher Blake has blazed some key trails.Read the story
Application Process and Eligibility for TRIO
Learn about TRIO eligibility and how to apply.
Creating a Four-Year Plan for TRIO Scholars
TRIO staff recommend that all scholars create plans for their professional development throughout their academic career at WashU.
First-Generation Faculty and Staff Directory
See a directory of faculty and staff at WashU who are first generation college students.
First-Generation Recognition Ceremony
Celebrate the success of our graduating students who are first in their families to attend college.
Washington University First Generation Celebration
Celebrate being a first generation college student at WashU on November 8, 2020! Stay tuned for a Zoom link.
Our work enhances and strengthens Washington University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Campus Life empowers students to discover and define themselves and their communities through advising, programs and resources.
We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.