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Washington University in St. Louis
Latin: Universitas Washingtoniana
MottoPer veritatem vis
Motto in EnglishStrength through truth
EstablishedFebruary 22, 1853
TypePrivate
EndowmentU.S.$5.35 billion[1]
ChancellorMark S. Wrighton
ProvostEdward Macias
Academic staff3,415
Students13,995
Undergraduates5,997
Postgraduates6,452
LocationUnited States St. Louis, MO, U.S.
38°38′53″N 90°18′18″W / 38.648°N 90.305°W / 38.648; -90.305Coordinates: 38°38′53″N 90°18′18″W / 38.648°N 90.305°W / 38.648; -90.305
CampusUrban and Suburban
2,312.5 acres (936 ha)
Danforth Campus,
169 acres (68.4 ha)
Medical Campus,
164 acres (66.4 ha)
Tyson Research Center,
1,966.5 acres (796 ha)
North Campus,
13 acres (5.26 ha)[2][3]
Former namesEliot Seminary, and Washington Institute.
NewspaperStudent Life
ColorsRed and Green         [4]
AthleticsNCAA Division III UAA
17 varsity teams (8 men's, 9 women's) as of Fall 2009[5]
NicknameWash U, WUSTL
MascotBears
Websitewustl.edu

Washington University of St. Louis is a research university in St. Louis.

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