Washington University in St. Louis

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Washington University in St. Louis
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Latin: Universitas Washingtoniana
Motto Per veritatem vis (Latin)
Motto in English
Strength through truth
Type Private
Established February 22, 1853 (1853-02-22)
Endowment $7.5 billion (2017)[1]
Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton
Provost Holden Thorp
Academic staff
3,645 (Fall 2015)[2]
Administrative staff
10,623 (Fall 2015)[2]
Students 15,155 (Fall 2016)[2]
Undergraduates 7,604[2]
Postgraduates 7,551[2]
Location St. Louis, Missouri
38°38′53″N 90°18′18″W / 38.648°N 90.305°W / 38.648; -90.305Coordinates: 38°38′53″N 90°18′18″W / 38.648°N 90.305°W / 38.648; -90.305
Campus Urban
346.5 acres (0.54 sq mi; 140.22 ha)
1,966.5 acres (3.07 sq mi; 795.81 ha) at Tyson Research Center[3][4]
Colors Red and Green[5]
         
Nickname Bears
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division IIIUAA
Website www.wustl.edu

Washington University of St. Louis is a research university in St. Louis.

References[change | change source]

  1. As of June 30, 2016. "WUSTL Financial report" (PDF). 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "Fall 2016 Enrollment". Retrieved July 24, 2017.
  3. "Washington University in St. Louis (About)". Washington University in St. Louis. Retrieved January 12, 2010.
  4. "History of Tyson – Tyson Research Center". Washington University in St. Louis – Biology Department. Retrieved September 23, 2011.
  5. "Color Palettes | Office of Public Affairs | Washington University in St. Louis". Retrieved 2016-08-03.

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