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See for yourself what the Sam Fox School has to offer!

As you consider the next step in your education, we invite you to visit our campus at Washington University in St. Louis. An in-person experience is the best way to get a feel for our collaborative school, studios and facilities, and talk with our renowned faculty. Plus, you can explore WashU’s green campus, adjacent to one of the largest urban parks in the United States.

Schedule a Visit

We’re excited to meet you! Please get in touch if you’re a prospective student interested in one of our programs. We will help you plan your visit and take advantage of the opportunities an in-person visit provides, such as scheduling a tour or portfolio review.

Undergraduate Prospective Students

Contact Alex Evets

Learn more about campus visits from Washington University Undergraduate Admissions.

Graduate Architecture Prospective Students

Contact AnnaMarie Bliss

Graduate Art Prospective Students

Contact AnnaMarie Bliss

360 Virtual Tour

Exterior of Sumers Welcome Center on the Danforth campus.

Getting to Campus

Take Public Transit

Sam Fox School is connected to St. Louis’s Metrolink system! The Skinker Metrolink station sits on the northeast corner of WashU’s campus, just across Tisch Park from the Sam Fox School. Trains run approximately every 15 minutes during heavy commuting times and every 20 minutes the rest of the day. Make sure to board the Blue Line trains! The campus is also served by three bus lines designed specifically for the WashU community: #1 Gold, #2 Red, and #5 Green.

Taxi / Ride-Share

You can arrange to be dropped off and picked up at the roundabout outside Sumers Welcome Center:
1 Wrighton Way, St. Louis, MO 63105

Drive Your Car

Visitors may park in one of several parking facilities on the Danforth Campus, including the East End Garage located off of Forsyth Boulevard, directly adjacent to the Sam Fox School. Pull a ticket at the garage entrance and park in a designated visitor space. When leaving, pay prior to exiting the garage.

While You’re Here…

Places to Stay

Knight Center at Washington University

Forest Park Parkway & Throop Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130
(314) 933-9400
Located on campus

Moonrise Hotel

6177 Delmar – in the Delmar Loop. St. Louis, MO 63112
(314) 721-1111
1 mile from campus

The Cheshire

6300 Clayton Road
St. Louis, MO 63117
(314) 647-7300
1.5 miles from campus


100 Carondelet Plaza
Clayton, MO 63105
(314) 863-6300
1.5 miles from campus

Clayton Plaza Hotel

7750 Carondelet
Clayton, MO 63105
(314) 726-5400
2 miles from campus

Chase Park Plaza

212 North Kingshighway Blvd.
Saint Louis, MO 63108
(314) 633-3000
2 miles from campus

Holiday Inn Express St. Louis Central West End

4630 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 361-4900
2.5 miles from campus