SOMOS WashU is an affinity group for Latinx faculty and staff. Our group focuses on creating opportunities for community, relatedness, and conversation. We hope that you are able to join us for upcoming events and get involved!

Olin Africa Business Group

The Olin Africa Business Group is a student group housed in the Olin Business School. The objective of the group is to Increase awareness of business opportunities, culture, politics, and economic potential of Africa. The Olin Africa Business Club is an integral component of Olin Business School’s rich culture, encouraging new African courses, conferences, and […]

The Carver Project

The Carver Project cultivates Christian leaders at the intersection of university, church, and society.  Learn more at

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

 The WashU Chapter of SHPE emphasizes professional and personal development via events such as resume/interview workshops, alumni/professional speaker panels, and networking events both small and large. We prioritize a community where students can speak to one another and have a support network of peers. All undergraduate students are welcome. For more information visit:

Association of Gender Minority and Women Graduate Students

The Association of Gender Minority and Women Graduate Students (GeMWGS) was established to advocate for the interests of gender minority and women graduate students at Washington University in St. Louis, as well as to promote their professional development and social interactions. We address intersecting concerns and interests that relate to gender minority and women graduate students, including […]

Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Faculty and Staff

The mission of the APIDA (Asian Pacific Islander Desi American) Staff and Faculty Affinity Group is to provide APIDA staff and faculty with opportunities to interact, strengthen professional connections, and build support networks through outreach with the local APIDA community.  

WU Interfaith Alliance

The WU Interfaith Alliance is a student group that promotes interfaith dialogue and furthers inter-religious collaboration on Wash U’s campus. We plan various events like interfaith discussion groups and we host Interfaith Week in the spring. People of all backgrounds and faiths are welcome to join us!


OUTMed is an organization for LGBTQ-identified faculty, residents, fellows and staff at Washington University School of Medicine. OUTMed is supported by the Department of Medicine, and is open to members of the entire School of Medicine, regardless of departmental affiliation. Our goals include: Increasing visibility of the LGBTQ community at Washington University School of Medicine […]



Connections is a student-led initiative that promotes inclusion and encourages its members to explore their diverse identities. We provide a safe space to learn and discuss diversity topics and generate a sense of community for students of all backgrounds.  

MLK Commemoration Committee

The Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration is an annual celebration honoring the legacy of Dr. King and the impact he has made on those who carry the torch for humanity. Washington University in St. Louis has hosted this event for over 20 years through an alliance of dedicated faculty, staff and students representing various departments, […]