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A Year of Celebration

Events in Washington, DC in April celebrated our 10th Anniversary. Watch video of Congressman Gephardt and our supporters on the importance of public service and civic engagement and the role the institute.

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Ethic of Service Award Winners

The Gerry and Bob Virgil Ethic of Service Award is an annual award recognizing a select group of WashU community members who exemplify a character of service and contribution to the St. Louis region.

Find out more about the 2016 winners

Community Engaged Courses

Apply what you learn in class to serve a genuine community need. Washington University offers nearly 75 courses that offer a community-based learning component.

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Engaged Citizens; Strong Communities.


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

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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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1,000 Hours with Gephardt

By Kimberly on August 10, 2016

Rachel Sumption, AB Islamic Studies ’16, has connected WU tutors with St. Louis charter schools as our Each One Teach One ...

  • October 5, 2016 • 3 PM – 4 PM
  • DUC 242