Historically Black College/University?
Common States of Residence
- Foreign countries
- New York
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 1%
African American: 2%
Asian American: 16%
Native American: 0%
The gay community is somewhat visible on campus. There is a large GLBT club called Spectrum Alliance that organizes an awareness week and other events.
While the campus is pretty evenly divided between conservative and liberal, there are also a significant number of neutral students. Students are generally outspoken about their political views, and the campus becomes very active during elections. Still, many consider the student body to be generally apathetic about politics.
The majority of Wash U students are fairly affluent, and many show it.
Most Common Religions
There are many Jewish students on campus, but Christian groups are more numerous and active.
Minority Clubs on Campus
Wash U has a number of minority clubs that throw parties and sponsor different events.