Being the Best Student You Can Be
Students have different goals and different objectives for their WashU career, and the school is committed to helping each student reach their personal benchmarks. Explore resources, study opportunities outside the classroom, and academic jobs to be the best you can.
First year students have a home base at the office Student Transitions & Family Programs. Check out everything that's waiting for you!
The Learning Center provides mentoring and other programs that increase your chances of academic success.
The Writing Center and The Speaking Studio provide free, one-on-one tutoring for any writing or public speaking project.
A special office is dedicated to ensuring international students success at WashU with a variety of resources just for you.
Office of International Students and Scholars
The OISS has so many resources to explore with dedicated staff to help you along as you live and learn in the U.S.Read the story
Application Process and Eligibility for TRIO
Learn about TRIO eligibility and how to apply.
Apply for TRIO Supplemental Grant Aid
When the application cycle is open, TRIO Scholars can apply for funding to assist with the cost of supplies, lab fees or extenuating circumstances.
Arts & Sciences Tech Support Desk
Arts & Sciences Computing provides flexible technology facilities and services to A&S faculty, staff and students.
Ask an Advisor: Do I need a job offer before applying for OPT?
Optional Practical Training (OPT) is an F-1 work benefit that authorizes students to work in the U.S. for up to 12-months to gain practical work experience in their field of study.
Ask an Advisor: Is Marijuana Legal Now?
The laws around marijuana use in the U.S. have been changing and it can be difficult to know what is allowed and what is not.
Campus Involvement for International Graduate Students
Get resources for promoting health among international graduate students at WashU.
Changes to the H-1B Application Process and What You Should Know
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that it is implementing a registration process in the next H-1B lottery.
Clifton Strengths Presented by Campus Life
Uncover the natural talents of your group with a facilitated session.
The OISS enables international students and scholars to thrive academically and socially.
We seek to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents.
WashU Cares assists the university in handling situations involving the safety and well-being of Danforth Campus students.
The Office of Scholar Programs houses the staff and scholars of the university’s premiere, merit-based scholar programs.