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Washington University in St. Louis Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

St. Louis, MO

Location and Setting


St. Louis Population
318,172
Nearest Metropolitan Area
St. Louis
Campus Size
169 acres

Weather

Temperature
20.8 average low in January, 85.2 average high in September
Rain
111 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
6 mile(s) from campus in St. Louis
Nearest Train Station
6 mile(s) from campus in St. Louis

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
72% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
28%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
Noonlight safety app for reporting emergencies

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Bear
School Colors
Red and green

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Football     x  
Golf x      
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Football    
Golf x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Football x  
Golf    
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
archery, badminton, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, gymnastics, lacrosse, rock climbing, rowing, rugby, sailing, squash, table tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, water polo, weight lifting
Men's Club Sports
archery, badminton, equestrian sports, fencing, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, rock climbing, rowing, rugby, sailing, squash, table tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo, weight lifting, wrestling

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
archery, badminton, bowling, football, golf, racquetball, sand volleyball, softball, squash, table tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, campus kitchen, kwur - campus radio station, culinary arts society, association of latin american students, catholic student union
Sororities
39% of women participate
Fraternities
26% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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