​Ask hard questions.

​​Look beyond the bottom line.

​​Make better decisions.

​Confront challenge, create change.

Create a World of Change

At WashU Olin Business School, we challenge you to look beyond the bottom line and make thoughtful decisions to benefit business and society. Our global-mindedness, coupled with experiential learning and analytical rigor, prepares you to tackle the greatest challenges of our day. You’ll embrace an entrepreneurial spirit that questions current models and opens doors for positive, sustainable progress.
Informed by numbers, driven by principle.

2,288 Students in the Olin School of Business

11 Olin Degree Programs

50,000+ Hours of Student Experiential Learning

141 Faculty Members

135,000+ Wash U Alumni

2,288 Students in the Olin School of Business


Minneapolis | Leadership Perspectives: Got algorithm?

The Marquette Hotel - Universe Room 710 S. Marquette Ave. Minneapolis MN 55402
6:00 PM

Family Business Symosium

Knight Hall Snow Way and Throop Drive St. Louis MO 63130
7:30 AM

Leading a Culture of Excellence (St Louis)

Knight Center 210
8:00 AM

11 Olin Degree Programs

Our programs, your future

Degree programs offered by top-ranked Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis include undergraduate business; MBA programs in full-time, Executive MBA, and part-time professional MBA formats; and additional graduate degree options. We also offer executive leadership training programs.

50,000+ Hours of Student Experiential Learning


Cole West


“Whatever you’re interested in, everyone at Olin wants you to succeed.”

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Annicka Webster

Full-Time MBA/MSW

“Washington University was like striking gold. I could create the experience I wanted.”

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Andrew Knight

Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior

“What I’ve loved about coming to Olin is how incredibly smart, passionate, and driven the students here are.”

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Siri Zhan

Specialized Masters, MSCA

“I don’t think anyone knows all the places big data will lead us. But we do know it will allow marketers to make accurate predictions for future trends.”

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Casey Dugan

Executive MBA

“EMBA classes are taught by the best-of-the-best faculty. Professors are internationally known experts, and they genuinely respect their students. You’re never treated like a number.”

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Chad Conner

Professional MBA

“Olin has changed how I think. Now I see all the decision points and understand better how companies work, including my own.”

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Glenn MacDonald

John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics and Strategy

“Olin is a small school where an individual can really make a difference.”

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Nate Quest

Academic Advisor, Specialized Masters

“Community and collaboration are what set Olin apart. The way faculty members and other students help each other in the learning process is exceptional.”


David Marold

Specialized Masters, MSFC/JD

“The military is all about teamwork, and so is the business school. Olin teaches its students how to lead teams and promotes a collaborative environment.”

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135,000+ WashU Alumni