K-12 Connections

K-12 Connections connects the Washington University in St. Louis community with volunteer opportunities involving high-needs urban school districts in the St. Louis area, primarily through classroom field trips to WashU for enrichment experiences and exposure to college life.

K12-ConnectionsK-12 Connections is a partnership of the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement, the Institute for School Partnership, and the Office of Government and Community Relations.

K-12 Connections is your link to campus. Explore how K-12 Connections can engage your students through campus experiences and school events.

Join the movement in inspiring kids to deepen their commitment to education and to promote a love of learning. K-12 Ambassadors provide a critical role in creating and facilitating meaningful trip experiences.

Discover opportunities for volunteering through our signature programs and services. Get involved and learn more about urban education in St. Louis.