Washington University in St. Louis
Video Play Icon6 Videos,
17 Photos
Washington University in St. Louis Logo

Washington University in St. Louis Size, Campus Life, Location

Dark Clock Icon Last updated on 24 Apr '24, by Akanksha Malhotra (Study Abroad Expert)

WashU
Campus Life

Explore campus life through the lensWashU Others(1)

WashU
Campus details

Campus details
#1
Danforth Campus
Main Campus
Why choose this campus?

Insight Bulb IconShiksha Insights

  • The Danforth Campus of Washington University in St. Louis is located on 169 acres
  • The Danforth Campus borders the west end of Forest Park
  • 19 Danforth Campus buildings are listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Danforth Campus photos and videos

All
Danforth Campus All(1)
Location & contact
Danforth Campus map
View on Maps
campus Map Icon1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130
mail Iconadmissions@wustl.edu
campusPhone Icon314-935-5000

Danforth Campus accommodation

Read less about this campusaccroadian Up Icon

#2
Medical Campus
Why choose this campus?

Insight Bulb IconShiksha Insights

  • Corporate partners of the Medical Campus are Barnes-Jewish Hospital, BJC HealthCare
  • The Medical Campus is home to the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center
  • Covering 186 acres over 18 city blocks
  • The Washington University Medical Campus is located along eastern edge of Forest Park

Medical Campus photos and videos

All
Campus Building
Medical Campus All(1)
Location & contact

Know more about this campusaccroadian Down Icon

Photos, videos, location, reviews and more
#3
Tyson Research Center
Why choose this campus?

Insight Bulb IconShiksha Insights

  • Tyson provides a landscape-scale experimental venue for studies
  • Campus is part of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) network

Tyson Research Center photos and videos

All
Campus Building
Tyson Research Center All(1)
Location & contact
Tyson Research Center map
View on Maps
campus Map Icon6750 Tyson Valley Road, Eureka, MO 63025
mail Icontyson@wustl.edu
campusPhone Icon314-935-8430

Know more about this campusaccroadian Down Icon

Photos, videos, location, reviews and more

WashU
FAQs on Campus

Q:   How many campuses does Washington University in St. Louis have?

A: 

There are two campuses of Washington University in St. Louis. These two campuses are the Danforth Campus and the Medical Campus. Danforth Campus is located at the heart of WashU and is academic home to a majority of the undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. On the other hand, the Medical Campus of the university is home to Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and its affiliated hospitals, clinics, patient care centers and research facilities.

 

Q:   How many acres is Washington University in St. Louis?

A: 

If we talk about Washington University in St. Louis campus size then the Danforth Campus size is 169 acres, whereas, the Medical Campus is 164 acres. There are other campuses of the university which are designated for administrative, athletic facilities of the university, and the Tyson Research Center is a 2,000 acre laboratory for learning and research.

 

Q:   What is WashU famous for?

A: 

Washington University in St. Louis is among the world’s leaders in teaching, research, patient care, and service to society. As mentioned on the unofficial sources, the university is known for its strong academic programs, particularly in the fields like Law, Medicine, Business and Social Work.

 

Q:   What major is Washington University in St. Louis known for?

A: 

A few of the popular majors of Washington University in St. Louis are:

  • Computer Science
  • Finance
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Cognitive Science
  • Design and Visual Communications

Check the details about the Washington University in St. Louis admissions from here

 
qna

WashU

Student Forum

chatAnything you would want to ask experts?
Write here...

About the author

author image
Akanksha Malhotra

Study Abroad Expert

Akanksha Malhotra is a Content Writer / Editor at Shiksha.com's Study Abroad vertical, creating content for University pages. She is a seasoned education writer with 5+ years of experience, including writing articles for all-India and state levels, r...Read Full Bio