Student Involvement

College is More than Just the Classroom

What do you already love? What could you learn to love? WashU offers hundreds of opportunities to try new things and enrich your college experience. Discover a new love or continue an existing one by getting involved.

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Mindy has discovered a niche in campus leadership that she never expected.

Mindy Bernstein

Mindy Bernstein

Mindy is a Chemistry major in the class of 2020 with a minor in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

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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.

First 40

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.

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Associated Departments

  • Department of Athletics

    Washington University has a long and rich tradition of athletic achievement that first started well over 100 years ago.

  • Campus Life

    Campus Life empowers students to discover and define themselves and their communities through advising, programs and resources.

  • Center for Diversity and Inclusion

    Our work enhances and strengthens Washington University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

  • First Year Center

    The First Year Center supports new students through their transition into the Washington University community.

  • Residential Life

    We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.