I knew I wanted to study business and computer science in college, but many of the schools I looked at only offered standalone majors. Washington University’s Bachelor of Science in Business and Computer Science (BUCS) joint degree program was different. The partnership between Olin Business School and the McKelvey School of Engineering integrated the two […]
The summer before my senior year of high school, I participated in Portfolio Plus, a precollege art program offered by the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts. For three weeks, I stepped into life as a WashU student—and I loved it. At WashU, I could seriously study art without sacrificing my varied academic […]
More than a decade has passed, but I still remember the “Community Building, Building Community” course I took during my first year as a Washington University undergraduate. As a kid from suburban New Jersey, my experience of St. Louis up to that point extended about as far as Forest Park and the Delmar Loop. Bob […]
When I enrolled at Washington University, I was undecided about my major. Fortunately, WashU offers students the freedom to explore and determine a path well-suited to their backgrounds and aspirations. It did not take me long to do just that. I quickly found my home on the Danforth Campus in the Department of African and […]
Commitment from Olin Business School alumnus and his wife will create an endowment to assist students with financial need and help the university reshape its admissions process.
The company, a longtime sponsor of scholarships, is helping a record number of Washington University students through a $3 million commitment made in late 2016.
Christopher, JD ’94, and Julie Boehning, MLA ’94, made their first unrestricted gift to Washington University before the ink was dry on their diplomas. They were eager to give back. In addition, Ms. Boehning worked in advancement for the university while completing her master’s degree and knew that these gifts—which can be used for any […]