Our global community is made up of students, faculty and researchers united to solve worldwide challenges. Our education and research pursuits span numerous disciplines, but are united under this common goal.

The McDonnell Academy

The McDonnell Academy is an integral component of our global community. The Academy’s Scholars and Ambassadors are vital links in a network that allows serious and impactful work to be done around the world.

Global Faculty Experts

Washington University in St. Louis researchers are working at the forefront of new knowledge and discoveries that transform lives. View a sample of the many faculty experts in our global community across disciplines and schools.

International Alumni

Reflecting Washington University in St. Louis’ growing international role, its network of alumni reaches far beyond the United States. Alumni clubs are active in Asia, Europe and South America. The level of activity varies by club, but club events are always occasions for alumni, parents, students and friends to interact. Opportunities to volunteer often include helping to coordinate local events, interview students and expand career networking.

For more information and resources for international alumni, please visit the International Programs page of the Alumni & Development website.

International Students

The Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) provides services and programs for international students and scholars at WashU.

International Visitors

Washington University in St. Louis welcomes visitors from every corner of the world. We are happy and excited to welcome you both to Washington University and to the St. Louis community. Find out more about attractions in the St. Louis region.

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