Involvevolve Washington UniversityAmanda Moore McBride, PHDWashington University in St. Louis Associate Professor Of Architecture Bob Hansman addresses members of the  Leadership Through Service program on the history of race relations in St. Louis during a visit to Ivory Perry Park in north St. Louis Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

Photo by Sid Hastings / WUSTL Photos

Discover the new Gephardt Institute

We integrated the co-curricular initiatives of the Community Service Office with the curricular initiatives of the Gephardt Institute for Public Service.

Welcome to the new Gephardt Institute

From Executive Director Amanda Moore McBride

Welcome Message

Meet St. Louis

Discover the richness of your new home while engaging with, learning from, and serving local communities.

For First-Year Students

Engaged Citizens; Strong Communities.


For undergraduate and graduate students, our programs provide opportunities to deepen your community impact.

Get Involved

We are committed to providing you with the collaboration and support to achieve your objectives.

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Faculty & Staff

We support faculty and staff from all schools through partnership development, technical assistance, and funding support.

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Alumni Community Service

Strengthen your lifelong commitment to civic and community engagement.

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July 23, 2015 -Kierstan Carter maps areas near the Delmar Loop.
James Byard/WUSTL Photos

In the News: Gephardt Turns Ten

By giadmin on August 25, 2015

WashU’s Record features the Gephardt Institute and previews new initiatives such as Meet St. Louis, the Civic Engage...

  • September 2, 2015 • 4 PM
  • Emerson Auditorium (Knight Hall)
  • September 3, 2015 • 3 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Ursa's Stageside
  • September 8, 2015 • 9 AM – 9 PM
  • Various Locations
  • September 9, 2015 • 5 PM
  • Turn in Applications in DUC 150
  • September 11, 2015 • 5 PM
  • Turn in Applications in DUC 150

WU-community-counts-map2View a snapshot and interactive search of civic engagement and community service initiatives undertaken by the WashU community. Please note: This is an ongoing process and is not a complete representation.

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