Class of 2018

Our 157th all-university Commencement ceremony took place May 18, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. in Brookings Quadrangle.


2018 Commencement Address Speaker –
Anne-Marie Slaughter

Anne-Marie Slaughter is a renowned foreign policy expert, distinguished scholar, frequent public commentator, nonprofit leader, former top official at the U.S. Department of State and author of a widely read article that sparked a national debate around women’s work-life balance. During the Commencement ceremony, Slaughter will also receive an honorary doctor of laws degree.

Senior class president William Feng's message to the class of 2018

2018 Senior Class President William Feng’s Address

“These are our friends. These are our colleagues. This is our family and class for the rest of our life.”

The View From Here

See and download photos from Commencement 2018.

#WashU18 Class Acts

Recognizing students who are changing the world through research, service and innovation.