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Washington University in St Louis Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$75
Undergrad Application Fee
$45
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
One Brookings Drive Saint Louis, MO 63130-4899
Phone: (314) 935-5000
Admissions Phone: (800) 638-0700
General Site: www.wustl.edu
Admissions: http://admissions.wustl.edu/Pages/Home.aspx
Washington University in St Louis
  • Located in Saint Louis, MO
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 13,820 students enrolled
  • 17% admitted
  • $44,100 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Mary from Omaha, NE
  • Jul-30-2015 I am a current student here

    Sit in on a class for your prospective major. Maybe even more than one. It can give you an idea of what the classes that you'll be taking will be like and if WashU is right for you. Just because you're at the top of your class now, does not mean you will be at WashU. Take it from someone who didn't get a B till college. You'll be moving from a big fish in a small pond to a just another big fish in a sea of big fish and that can be intimidating. Most importantly ask for help if you need it. WashU has lots of great mentoring and tutoring services that are available to help you succeed.

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  • Jason
  • Jun-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Work hard to ensure you have strong extracurriculars, in addition to academics and standardized tests.

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  • Andrew from Dahlgren, IL
  • Jun-11-2015 I am a current student here

    Look carefully at what you want to do and the reasons you want to do it. If you seek a top-notch education to be able to explore your deep, personal passions and interests, Wash U is for you. If you're just looking for a degree, which there's nothing wrong with, you can get the same thing at other institutions for a much cheaper price in most fields. Wash U is hard, so be prepared to take on a heavier workload, especially if you come from a laid back, non-competitive high school like I did. However, you'll walk away feeling like you truly learned something, and the feeling of accomplishment is amazing.

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-04-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Get involved, don't be afraid to jump into things. I know a great hang out place is Del Mar, so there's lots to do around there.

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  • Rowan Mayback
  • Aug-18-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Definitely visit the school! The location and atmosphere of the school are key components in determining your compatibility with the university. Also make sure to at least speak to one current WashU student about their experience, they can give you specific and useful information about anything from dorms to food to student life. They are very good resources so make sure to utilize them!

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