Washington University in St. Louis is an independent university that is widely recognized as a national and world leader in education, research, patient care, and service to society. The University draws students and faculty from all 50 states and more than 125 nations, offering more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses that lead to bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields.
Washington University Investment Management Company (WUIMC) is the investment office for Washington University. WUIMC was established in 2006 and manages the university’s endowment and related assets. The WUIMC team consists of talented investment and operations professionals who share the common goal of supporting Washington University in perpetuity. WUIMC’s total assets under management was approximately $7.5 billion as of June 30, 2016, making it one of the top 20 largest university endowments in the country.