Preparing the next generation of leaders in biomedicine
What makes us extraordinary?
Unparalleled resources provide virtually limitless learning opportunities
Innovative, flexible curriculum supports your individual goals
Distinguished faculty mentor you in finding and following your path
Graduates compete successfully on a national and international level
Who chooses Washington University?
Our students come from diverse places and backgrounds. But the qualities they share fuel camaraderie and success.
Daily life in medical school
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WashU students launch international women's initiative
The mission of “500 Women in Medicine” is to increase the representation and visibility of women internationally in academic and clinical medicine.
I choose WashU
Our students come from many different places and backgrounds. Discover what motivates their interest in medicine.
On campus: supporting women in medicine
The 2018 American Medical Women’s Association Midwest Conference showcased WashU’s efforts to support women in pursuing successful, fulfilling careers in medicine.
WashU welcomes our new students!
We are honored to help you gain the knowledge, experiences, resources and mentorship you will need to become outstanding physicians.
#WashU18 grad advocates, and acts, to end health disparities
For most of her life, Michelle Mendiola Plá’s Puerto Rican heritage has pushed her to do things she never would have otherwise imagined.
Match Day 2018
Emotions are high at Match Day 2018, as graduates learn where they will perform their residency training. Our graduates are highly successful in obtaining their match of choice.
Addressing health disparities from Day One
The Medical Plunge program during orientation gives first-year students an up-close look at how societal inequities impact health and access to health care.
Students choose #WashUMed for the culture of camaraderie, flexibility of curriculum and outstanding opportunities after graduation.
Meet Dean Ratts
Valerie Ratts, MD
Associate Dean for Admissions
Our school and its people are extraordinary, with a passion for medicine that is infectious. If you join our community of physicians and scientists, we’ll encourage you to dream big and support you in making those dreams a reality.