What Makes Us Special

About Washington University in St. Louis

Our students are passionate about learning, research, and service. In our interdisciplinary environment they take courses in any of our five undergraduate divisions: arts & sciences, architecture, art, business, and engineering, and study alongside other talented students from around the world. Our world-class faculty members are dedicated to teaching and research. Academic excellence, as well as our friendly and supportive community, create an outstanding educational experience for our students.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing720-760

* We accept either the SAT/ACT (with or without the writing section), or both tests.

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 53%
Men 47%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 97%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 7:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 1250 323 250 59 1882

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