About Washington University Medical Campus


Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis Children’s Hospital¬†and BJC HealthCare compose Washington University Medical Campus.

The medical campus generates an annual financial impact of nearly $6 billion for the St. Louis area, according to an economic model maintained by the St. Louis Regional Commerce and Growth Association. With more than 24,000 employees, the combined medical campus institutions are among the largest employers in the metropolitan area.

The 178-acre Washington University Medical Campus, spread over portions of 18 city blocks, is located along the eastern edge of Forest Park in St. Louis. At the western boundary of the park is the Danforth Campus of Washington University in St. Louis.

Washington University Medical Campus corporate partners:

Beds: 1,776

Employees: 24,495 (approximate for all medical center institutions)