St. Louis and surrounding suburbs have a population of approximately 2.6 million. The city has a long heritage as a river port and link between the East and the West coasts of the nation that is reflected in the cultural mix you will find here. Southern charm tempers Northeastern industrial might. Small town type neighborhoods are just minutes from football stadiums and nightclubs. To further explore St. Louis, we suggest you connect to one of the following sites:
- St. Louis City Official Web Site
- St. Louis.com
- St. Louis Front Page
- St. Louis Post-Dispatch
- Riverfront Times
Many of our graduate students live in the University City/Loop area. There is also a housing area known as University Meadows which is just off campus. Other nearby areas include Clayton, Florissant, Maryland Heights and Olivette.
If you will be visiting St. Louis for interviews, we would suggest staying near the airport or in a hotel near a Metrolink station (St. Louis' light rail public transportation system). The main campus of the University of Missouri - St. Louis is located in North St. Louis County and is easily accessible by Metrolink.