Washington University in St Louis

Acceptance Rate 16 %
SAT Average 1,520
Tuition & Fees $57,386
Student Population 15,449
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $45,164

Academic Overview

Washington University in St Louis Campus, Saint Louis, MO
Washington University in St Louis is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Saint Louis, Missouri. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $57,386 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 15,449 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 16% and the graduation rate is 94% last year.
The salary after graduation from Washington University in St Louis varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $87,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Washington University in St Louis are $57,386. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $56,562 on average.
Washington University in St Louis 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at WUSTL. The acceptance rate of WUSTL is 16% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 49%. The average graduation rate is 94% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $45,164 and 45% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 15,449 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Washington University in St Louis is 16 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Washington University in St Louis is 94 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Washington University in St Louis is 97 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Washington University in St Louis is 15,449
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Washington University in St Louis is 7 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
7 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $45,164 at Washington University in St Louis.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

WUSTL offers 291 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate80
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree1050
Post Bachelor's Degree180
Master's Degree863
Post Master's Degree130
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship530
Doctor's degree - professional practice50

Special Learning Opportunities

Washington University in St Louis offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,295)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,130)

Veterans Benefits

Washington University in St Louis has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges