Click the image to view highlights from the Graduate School's 2017 Hooding & Recognition Ceremony.

Kristena Cooksey, a PhD candidate in anthropology, researches the health and behavior of gorillas in northern Republic of Congo. Click photo to read more.

In the 18th annual Outstanding Faculty & Staff Awards, graduate students recognized the people who mentor and encourage them. Click to see the list of winners.

Baba Badji – poet, immigrant, and Chancellor’s Graduate Fellow – writes about being black and African in America. Click photo to read more.

Health Fee Subsidies and Coverage Requirements for Graduate Students

Information for  the 2017-2018 Academic Year

Washington University requires all full-time Danforth Campus students to have health insurance and offers an injury and sickness insurance plan underwritten by United Health Care Company.    Domestic students may waive the University plan if they can prove adequate coverage through another plan.  International students must be covered by the University health insurance plan.