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Are you a prospective student?  Use the forms below to request information on our programs, plan a visit, reach out to our admissions office, or register for an info session.
For any other contact needs, see our department contacts.

  • Brown School
    Washington University
    MSC 1196-251-46
    One Brookings Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63130
  • (314) 935-6600
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Prospective students, contact us using the forms below.

Request Info
Plan a Visit
Ask Admissions
Info Sessions

Thank you for your interest in the Brown School.

If you are interested in learning more about our MSW or MPH programs, please take a minute to complete this form. The Office of Admissions will follow-up with additional information.

If you are interested in learning more about our PhD programs, please email the PhD in Social Work or PhD in Public Health Sciences Program Offices.

Schedule a Personalized Virtual Visit

In light of COVID-19, the Brown School has adjusted its campus visit program. All meetings will now be held virtually. We can arrange for you to talk with a faculty member, a current student, or representatives from the Offices of Admissions & Recruitment, Field Education, Career Services or Financial Aid. Depending on the time of year and the day you request, you may also be able attend an online class. 

Additionally, the Brown School Office of Admissions & Recruitment is offering a unique guided virtual tour as part of our virtual campus visit program. These tours use GPS mapping technology as well as imagery to give you a more comprehensive look at our campus and facilities. Virtual tours are held on Mondays at 11 am CT and Fridays at 10 am CT. You can reserve your space on an upcoming tour using the virtual visit request form below.

Please know that we may need at least a week's lead time to meet your scheduling request(s).

Schedule Your Virtual Visit

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    Virtual Information Sessions

    Virtual Information Sessions are hosted by the Office of Admissions & Recruitment throughout the year. Each event highlights a component of the application process or student experience and will introduce viewers to members of the Brown School community.

    Upcoming Fall Sessions

    Tuesday, December 7, 12 - 1 pm CT - Introduction to the Buder Center for American Indian Studies

    Join representatives from the Office of Admissions & Recruitment and the Kathryn M. Buder Center for American Indian Studies to learn about the educational, practicum and research opportunities for American Indian and Alaska Native students at the Brown School. Register

    Thursday, December 9, 12 - 1 pm CT - Ask Us Anything: Application, Funding Opportunities and More

    Join a panel of first-year students and representatives from the Brown School to ask us anything about the application process, funding opportunities and other considerations as we approach our priority consideration deadline for Fall 2022 admissions. Register



    Select Archived Info Sessions:

    The International Student Experience - Watch on YouTube or Watch Zoom Cloud Recording (Hosted November 2021)

    Submitting Your Strongest Application - Watch on YouTube or Watch Zoom Cloud Recording (Hosted October 2021)

    An Introduction to Our Programs (Hosted September 2021)

    Ask Us Anything: A Session for the Fall 2021 Cohort (Hosted June 2021)

    The Brown School With St. Louis: How We Engage With Our Community (Hosted March 2021) 

    Field Education at the Brown School (Hosted February 2021)

    Policy Forward: Our Master of Social Policy Dual Degree and Policy Coursework (Hosted February 2021)

    Graduate School During a Pandemic (Hosted December 2020) 

    International Student Experience (Hosted November 2020):

    Introduction to the Master of Social Policy (Hosted November 2020)

    Selection of Fall Preview Day Sessions (Hosted October 2020)

    Tips for Submitting Your Strongest Application (Hosted in October 2020)

    Introduction to the Buder Center for American Indian Studies (Hosted in October 2020)

    Why I Chose the Brown School (Hosted in March 2020)

    Our Faculty (Hosted in February 2020) 

    Student Research Opportunities (Hosted in December 2019)

    Finding a neighborhood, an apartment and a part-time job (Hosted in May 2019)

    A full list of archived sessions is available on our Admissions Info Session Playlist.

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