Through the Gephardt Institute, you can have a meaningful impact on the Washington University campus and in communities near and far. Explore opportunities for involvement below, and let us know how we can help turn your passion into action. 


We offer substantive programs and resources that facilitate student learning, engagement, and leadership in civic life. We can help you identify opportunities for meaningful impact on campus and in the community. 

Community Partners

We cultivate community partnerships based in trust, collaboration, and responsiveness to shared goals. We are committed to deepening partnerships that advance regional priorities.

Alumni and Parents

Through WashU Engage, we offer a series of civic and community engagement opportunities that serve local communities and deepen your connections as alumni and parents. 

Campus Partners

Campus partnerships are critical to an interdisciplinary civic education. Our events and programming provide ample opportunities for departmental collaborations.