Parking & Visitor Information

The best way to learn about the Sam Fox School—and Washington University—is to visit us and take the opportunity to meet current students and faculty.

The University is in the midst of a significant captial project to transform the east end of the Danforth Campus. A new parking system takes effect July 1, 2017; full details are available here. In addition, visitors are encouraged to visit the Parking and Transportation website for the most up-to-date information.

For prospective undergraduate students

We'll customize your visit to suit your interests—tell us what you want to see and with whom you'd like to speak. Meet current Washington University students and faculty. You may request a portfolio review and a tour of the Sam Fox School's facilities. Just go to, e-mail, or call 800.638.0700 or 314.935.6000—our visit coordinators will take care of everything.

For prospective graduate students

To learn more about opportunities offered in the Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design, please contact:

Kathleen O'Donnell
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
314.935.6227 or 800.295.6227 (within the continental U.S.)

To learn more about opportunities offered in the Graduate School of Art, please contact:

Patricia Olynyk
Director, Graduate School of Art
Phone: 314.935.8423

For Kemper Art Museum Visitors

For details about visiting the Kemper Art Museum, including hours and parking information, click here>>

Driving directions

For driving directions to Washington University, as well as instructions on how to get to campus if you fly to St. Louis, please visit the Washington University Admissions website.

If you are searching for an alternate driving route, use this address for your destination:

One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130

For campus maps, click here>>