Behavioral Neuroscience: The St. Louis Area
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
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.