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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.

Dependents of International Students

A spouse or dependent child of an F-1 is given the status of F-2.

English Language Placement Testing

WashU schools offer placement testing to determine whether their new international students would benefit from English language support.

English Placement Test Score Descriptions Through SP2019

The results of all English proficiency exams administered by the ELP are posted to the “Scores” section of a student’s internal record in SIS/WebSTAC.

Everyday Living

Get tips about banking, restaurants and other parts of daily life in the St. Louis area.

Financial Aid for International Students

The Office for International Students and Scholars processes financial aid applications for current undergraduate international students.

Health Care and Insurance for International Students

Read the guide to health insurance in the U.S. for international students during their time at WashU.

Housing in St. Louis for International Students

All the information you need to consider where to live in St. Louis