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Washington University in St. Louis’ mission is to discover and disseminate knowledge, and protect the freedom of inquiry through research, teaching and learning.

Washington University creates an environment to encourage and support an ethos of wide-ranging exploration. Washington University’s faculty and staff strive to enhance the lives and livelihoods of students, the people of the greater St. Louis community, the country and the world.

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Collaborative. Passionate. Confident. Prepared. Olin Business School students are all this and more. At Olin, you will learn in a collaborative atmosphere with talented peers and distinguished faculty. You will discover and develop your passions. And you will embark on a career path to make an impact on your world.


#5 best undergraduate business schools
Bloomberg Businessweek, 2014

#9 best-run colleges
The Princeton Review, 2016

#11 in graduation and retention
U.S. News & World Report, 2015-16

#15 in overall undergraduate programs
U.S. News & World Report, 2015-16

#19 in best business graduate schools
U.S. News & World Report, 2015-16

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