New Graduate Student Orientation

Welcome to the Graduate School at Washington University in St. Louis! The Graduate School's New Graduate Student Orientation is offered online - providing you with access to need-to-know content on your schedule. Online Orientation opens in mid-August and will remain open throughout the year. You will need to review the Academic and Professional Integrity Policy and take the corresponding quiz indicating that you will abide by the policy. You are welcome to re-visit modules, and information as often as you would like. Please reach out to the Graduate School if questions arise.
A virtual activities fair for incoming students will be held via Zoom on Setember 10 - additional information will be available in the online orientation. 

orientation presentations include:

Health Insurance for Graduate Students
Funding + Support
Health + Wellness
GradLife @WashU
Graduate Careers + Professional Development
Disability Resources
RSVP Center
Title IX

... and more


visit our full list of resources for graduate students

Checklist for Admitted Graduate Students

A detailed list that prepares you for before you arrive, upon arrival to campus, and settling in.