2 International Affairs students report findings in NGA open source publication

Western sanctions targeting Russia have stalled Russian-Chinese energy projects in the Arctic and stymied China’s attempts to establish a foothold in the region, according to a new report by WashU University College students Matt Jones and Seth Stevenson, in partnership with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.  Through the use of satellite imagery, Jones and Stevenson determined that China […]

University College alumna among selected for 2022 Young Leaders Awards

Courtesy of The St. Louis American

Terri Williams, University College alumna and Development Manager Marian Middle School, was inducted into the 2022 class of Salute to Young Leader award recipients, along with 24 accomplished African-American professionals under age 40. Nominated by colleagues, friends, and family, they are chosen by their peers and will be profiled in the May 26 edition of […]

WashU Employees Share Benefits of Taking University College Courses

Employee Benefits

The perk that full-time staff members get excited about when they join Washington University: taking University College undergraduate for-credit courses for free and graduate for-credit courses, up to 7 units per semester, for 50% of the tuition cost.

Armstrong Named Dean of University College


Asquith S. “Sean” Armstrong, executive director for continuing education at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando, has been named dean of University College at Washington University in St. Louis.

WashU Alumna Named in “40 Under 40”

Shannon Laine

Shannon Laine, president and Chief Executive Officer at HealthWorks! Kids’ Museum St. Louis, alumna of Nonprofit Management master’s program, a post master’s certificate alumna through Brown School, and also a current instructor in University College was selected as a 2020 St. Louis Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Honoree.

Jason Rosenbaum

Jason Rosenbaum

University College instructor, Jason Rosenbaum, recently discussed his new podcasting course offered through University College and how it’s a vital medium to learn in order to inform the public.

Carrying the banner: Meet the 2019 student marshals


At the university-wide Commencement ceremony on May 17, a small group of exceptional students will represent every branch of Arts & Sciences by carrying banners for the College, the Graduate School, and University College.

Serving adult consumers of knowledge

Serving adult consumers

As Mark Rollins prepares to step down as dean of University College, he reflects on recent progress in serving adult learners at Washington University.