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Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis

+1 800-638-0700

1 Brookings Drive St. Louis, MO USA 63130

Founded in 1853, Washington University in St. Louis is one of the top private research universities in the nation. The university has hosted many important events, including multiple presidential and vice-presidential debates, as recently as 2016. Over two dozen Nobel Laureates are connected to Washington University.

Known as an elite institution, Washington University is ranked 18 in the nation. Its acceptance rate is 16%, and its graduation rate is 88%. The tuition rate at Washington University is $57,750 per year, plus additional fees. The university offers over 300 academic programs, and its student body is composed of over 7,000 undergraduates and 7,000 postgraduates. Washington University follows a semester-based calendar.

The university has multiple campuses located throughout St. Louis, giving students an immersive experience in the city known as the “Gateway to the West.” Highly regarded for its research output, Washington University provides students opportunities to pursue innovative, trailblazing studies alongside expert faculty. Students also enjoy the university’s popular intramural sports program, multiple community service activities, and access to nearby historical Forest Park’s 1,400 acres. With a strong professional network in the city, students have access to many internship and job opportunities.

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