2022 Stipend Survey Results

Survey Objectives On Monday, November 14th, 2022, SAC released a survey to assess how on-going inflation has continued to impact DBBS students. The survey addressed past and current costs of living, ability to save, financial stress and/or stability, and whether the recent (July 2022) stipend increase has continued to be effective. Responses from 275 students […]

2021 Stipend Survey Results

Graphic describing the stipend increase for 2023 fiscal year

Survey objectives   On November 23, 2021, SAC released a survey to assess the effect of inflation on DBBS students. The survey addressed past and current costs of living (e.g. housing, utility, transportation), savings, perceived financial stress and stability. Responses from 230 students (40% response rate) between November 23, 2021 and November 29, 2021 were analyzed. […]

Complimentary NYTimes Access

Did you know that you have free access to the NYT sponsored by Student Union? Follow these instructions from the Graduate Professional Council: Complimentary Access to The New York Times with link http://nytimesaccess.com/washingtonuniversity/ Notes: This is a test trial for graduate students and if a lot of interest is shown, we may be permanently added […]

SAC Breakfast Recess

Congratulations! The semester is almost over! We’re glad you’re here, and we hope you’ll join us on Dec 17th, 8:30-10am in Needleman for free breakfast! We’ll provide coffee, fruit, bagels, donuts, etc!

Voting – Tuesday Nov. 6

There is less than 1 week until the midterm election and many items on the ballot in Missouri. We recommend you craft a plan to make sure you successfully vote. This means decide how you will vote in advance (feel free to write them down and bring with you) and when you are going to the polls. […]

Ice Cream Social This Week!

Hi all! We hope you can join your classmates and SAC for an Ice Cream social. We’ll have ice cream, toppings, sorbet, games, and relaxation time outside of lab. We hope you can join us!