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Family Ties

Family Ties is a quarterly e-newsletter that bridges the information gap between Washington University family members and life on campus. Family Ties focuses its content around issues regarding student life on campus that family members might find pertinent to the time of year that the publication is released. The goal of Family Ties is to provide parent and family members with information not available in other campus publications. Please visit the Parent Programs website to subscribe to Family Ties and to read past issues.

Office of Public Affairs

The Office of Public Affairs communicates the news and information about Washington University in St. Louis, and reports the university's achievements as a national and international leader among America's premier universities. Emphasis on all communication is focused on the high quality of learning and teaching, important scholarship and research, exceptional abilities of students and faculty, and on the services the university provides its many constituencies.

Student Life

One of the nation’s oldest college newspapers, was founded in 1878 and incorporated in 1999. Published by Washington University Student Media, Inc., a Missouri nonprofit corporation, Student Life publishes two days per week (Monday and Thursday) during the academic year and posts updates online throughout the day at