Student Life Newspaper

Student Life front page

Student Life is one of the oldest collegiate newspapers in the country, founded in 1878. Read it online or in print for campus news, sports reporting, events, opinions and more.

Bear CLAW Series

students with caricature artist

The Bear CLAW Series is a great way to connect with other students as soon as you come to WashU.


students at convocation

Be part of the exuberant display of ResCollege spirit and stay for formal presentations by university leadership to new students and their families.


Students cheering

WUStock is a concert organized by students, for students every spring in the Swamp.


Performer at WILD

Held twice each year, this popular festival features plenty of refreshments and music by a nationally recognized band.



Annual dance party sponsored by the School of Engineering & Applied Science.

Residential College Olympics

Students participating in Residential College Olympics

An annual competition between Residential Colleges in a wide variety of fun events such as basketball, dodgeball, tug-of-war, and Twister.

Relay for LIfe

People walking holding Relay for Life Banner

This 12-hour team walking event benefits the American Cancer Society.

Moonlight Breakfast

Moonlight Breakfast

During reading week each semester, faculty and staff serve free breakfast to students for a late-night study break.