Student Enrollment

Spring 2023 10th Week Total Enrollment: 15,484

  • Students in traditional programs: 14,359
  • Students in evening and part-time programs: 1,125
  • Degree-seeking enrollment: 13,626 full-time and 1,464 part-time students

Undergraduate Students

  • 7,246 undergraduates enrolled in traditional programs
  • 599 undergraduates enrolled in evening and part-time programs

Graduate Students

  • 7,113 graduate and professional students enrolled in traditional programs
  • 526 graduate and professional students enrolled in evening and part-time programs

Graduation & Degrees

Washington University in St. Louis awards degrees three times a year, at the close of the spring, summer and fall semesters. The Commencement program printed each May includes the names of degree recipients who graduated that spring as well as those who graduated the prior fall and summer.

Degrees Awarded

  • WashU awarded a total of 5,357 degrees in 2021-22
  • Graduate and professional degrees: 3,495
  • Undergraduate degrees: 1,862

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation Rates

  • Among full-time first-time undergraduate students seeking a bachelor’s degree, 96% are retained from the freshman to the sophomore year.
  • Our Graduation Rate for students pursuing Bachelor’s degrees is 94%.

Current Enrollment Reports

Spring 2023 10th week Enrollment (PDF)

Spring 2023 4th week Enrollment (PDF)

Fall 2022 10th week Enrollment (PDF)

Conferred Degrees

Profile of Degrees 2021-22 (PDF)