About Our Programs

Since 1984, Arts & Sciences pre-college programs have provided motivated students the opportunity to challenge themselves in a supportive and encouraging atmosphere. We commit ourselves each year to the following goals:

  • To develop challenging and innovative programming that aligns with the overall WashU mission and goals.
  • To provide academic support to enable all students to experience growth in their academic abilities.
  • To create a positive, collaborative community by implementing educational, cultural and social activities for all students.
  • To create a safe, respectful environment for all students.
  • To offer a variety of enrichment opportunities to support students with the college application process and to prepare them for success both inside and outside of the classroom.
  • To introduce students to the undergraduate experience through Arts & Sciences at WashU.

Our students come from across the country and around the world for the unique WashU pre-college experience.

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Why WashU Pre-College?

This is a question we often hear from parents and students. Explore how our programs prepare students for college success.

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Which program is right for you?

We offer a variety of programming for pre-college students. With so many choices, it can be a challenge to chose which program is right for you. Let us help!

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