Washington University in St. Louis’ campuses are located near the cultural center of St. Louis, surrounded by and adjacent to museums, performance venues, vibrant entertainment and dining districts, one of the nation’s largest civic parks, and beautiful, tree-lined neighborhoods rich in history and diversity. The campuses are well-served by the region’s light rail and bus service, and have easy access to major interstate highways.
For your destination, use the address: 6614 Shepley Drive, Clayton, MO 63105
Some navigation systems may also recognize St. Louis as the city, but this is the official name of the city that WashU sits in. Be sure that you are navigating to Shepley Drive from Big Bend Boulevard; there is no entrance at Wydown Blvd. or Wallace Drive even though your GPS may direct you to those streets.
If you are driving to the South 40, turn onto Shepley Drive from Big Bend Blvd. First Year Center staff will greet you and give you directions to pick up your key at Residential Life as well as give you information about unloading and parking.
The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission provides visitors with a wide selection of accommodations based on price, location, and type of lodging. If looking for hotels near Washington University please select the Midtown/Clayton search option when using the search function of the website.