Washington University in St. Louis
|Washington University in St. Louis|
|Latin: Universitas Washingtoniana|
|Motto||Per veritatem vis|
|Motto in English||Strength through truth|
|Established||February 22, 1853|
|Chancellor||Mark S. Wrighton|
|Location|| St. Louis, MO, U.S.
|Campus||Urban and Suburban
2,312.5 acres (936 ha)
169 acres (68.4 ha)
164 acres (66.4 ha)
Tyson Research Center,
1,966.5 acres (796 ha)
13 acres (5.26 ha)
|Former names||Eliot Seminary, and Washington Institute.|
|Colors||Red and Green |
|Athletics||NCAA Division III UAA
17 varsity teams (8 men's, 9 women's) as of Fall 2009
|Nickname||Wash U, WUSTL|
References[change | change source]
- "Markets, gifts responsible for increased university endowment". Retrieved October 10, 2011.
- "Washington University in St. Louis (About)". Washington University in St. Louis. Retrieved January 12, 2010.
- "History of Tyson - Tyson Research Center". Washington University in St. Louis - Biology Department. Retrieved September 23, 2011.
- "Washington University in St. Louis New Logotype" (PDF). Washington University in St. Louis: University Libraries. External link in
- FACTS 2009 (Athletics)