|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||8:1|
|Dormitory capacity||6,976 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Washington University in St Louis is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 29,197 applications and only 4,827 students were granted admission. Washington University in St Louis is at the #15 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 72% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 37% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1400 to 1570|
|ACT||32 to 34|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Washington University in St Louis's tuition was $48,950 for all students regardless of residency (82.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 53% of Washington University in St Louis's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 11% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,163 (which is 5.4% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Washington University in St Louis in 2016-2017, was 351, which is 20% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,513 (which is 6.5% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Washington University in St Louis has enrolled a total of 15,047 students (12,959 students full-time and 2,088 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 15,047 students, 117 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 7,555 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 7,492 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 264 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 19%
Black/African American: 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Washington University in St Louis.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||22%||1,290||1|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||19%||1,148|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||8%||482|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||8%||458|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||225|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||185|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||2%||134|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||117|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Washington University in St Louis full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Washington University in St Louis graduates 6 years after enrollment is $53,800. Last year, out of the total 1,084 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,008 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,499 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,364 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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