College is More than Just the Classroom
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SU advocates for the needs and interests of undergraduate students, allocates the student activity fee and develops programming for students.
Learn about fraternity and sorority life at WashU.
See upcoming WashU Bears athletics events.
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BEAR Leader Position Description 2019-20
BEAR leaders supports the Bear Beginnings orientation program through leading 15-18 first-year students.
New students participate in a wide-ranging series of social and cultural events during the first forty days of classes.
First Year Center Executive Board
The First Year Center Executive Board helps to create, plan and implement programs that aid new students.
First Year Experience Leader (BEAR Leader, WUSA) Application
BEAR Leaders and WUSAs support first-year, transfer and exchange students in their orientation and transition to the WashU community.
First Year Finale
A celebration to allow students to reflect on their first year experiences and recognize outstanding members of the university community.
Preparing for Your WUSA/BEAR Leader Application
Get tips on things to think about for your WUSA application, individual interview and group interview.
WUSA Peer Mentor Program
WUSAs are upperclass student leaders who assist new students with their transition to WashU.
WUSA Position Description 2019-20
Each year, a group of enthusiastic undergraduate students are selected to help guide incoming students through the transition from high school to college.
Washington University has a long and rich tradition of athletic achievement that first started well over 100 years ago.
Campus Life empowers students to discover and define themselves and their communities through advising, programs and resources.
Our work enhances and strengthens Washington University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
The First Year Center supports new students through their transition into the Washington University community.
We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.