Washington University in St. Louis is a private research university that was founded in 1853. The university is located in St. Louis, Missouri and has a total enrollment of approximately 15,000 students. Washington University is organized into seven undergraduate and graduate schools, including the School of Arts & Sciences, the Olin Business School, and the School of Medicine. The university is known for its strong programs in medicine, law, and business, and is consistently ranked among the top universities in the United States. Washington University has a diverse student body and is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion on campus.