Student Life | The independent newspaper of Washington University in St. Louis since 1878

About Student Life

Student Life, one of the nation’s oldest college newspapers, was founded in 1878 and incorporated in 1999. Published by Washington University Student Media, Inc., a Missouri non-profit corporation, Student Life publishes two days per week (Monday and Thursday) during the academic year and posts updates online throughout the day at StudLife.com.

Each issue, 6,000 copies of the print edition are distributed throughout the Danforth and Medical School campuses, as well as in nearby University City and the Central West End. Every month, StudLife.com receives nearly 200,000 page views.

Hundreds of Washington University students contribute to Student Life every year. In particular, the paper’s staff puts hundreds of man-hours into the production of every issue. Click here for a list of current Student Life editors. To get involved with Student Life, click here.

Washington University Student Media, Inc. is managed by a board of directors including prominent Student Life alumni from across the country, as well as WU students and faculty.

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Student Life | The independent newspaper of Washington University in St. Louis since 1878