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.
This guide can help you begin or continue your social justice education.
This new department in the Division of Student Affairs welcomes those of any/no religious, spiritual or philosophical backgrounds and beliefs.
There are many resources at WashU that exist to create space for you to navigate your identities, question openly and be your authentic self.
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
A Time to Celebrate: Welcome Chancellor Martin!
This year, we will experience a unique and special event at Washington University in St. Louis on October 3rd, as we celebrate the inauguration of Chancellor Andrew Martin, as our 15th Chancellor in our 165 year WashU history.
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.
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.
ASK AN ADVISOR: How can I celebrate Halloween this year?
As the weather has slowly turned colder, across campus excitement has been building for all sorts of Fall things: pumpkin spice lattes, apple cider, and everyone’s favorite spooky holiday, Halloween!
ASK AN ADVISOR: How do I get a Driver’s License as an International Student?
Question: Can I get Missouri driver’s license if I am an international student?
ASK AN ADVISOR: I heard OPT is Changing. How will this affect my OPT?
This past September, the Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), issued new guidance on Optional Practical Training (OPT).
ASK AN ADVISOR: I’m Graduating Soon, How Can I Get Work Authorization?
Question: I will be graduating Soon. How do I get work authorization to work in the US after graduation?
ASK AN ADVISOR: Passport, check. Visa, check. What else do I need for travel?
Along with having a valid passport, with at least 6 months left on it and a valid F-1 entry visa, you must have a recent travel signature from one of your OISS advisors on page 2 of your I-20.
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.