Human Resources

Staff Day


Staff Day is May 22, 2017.

RSVP to Staff Day - Register for you Staff Day lunch and raffle ticket.

New in 2017: East End Transformation celebration, exhibit and presentation, self-guided tour scavenger hunt, a Sustainability tour, more raffle prize opportunities and open space to gather with colleagues to play board games. Enjoy the vibrant WashU community on Staff Day! Connect with colleagues, meet someone new, and immerse yourself in WashU in a fun, engaging way. 

As an employer of choice in the St. Louis area, Washington University is committed to acknowledging the contributions of our outstanding employees and the vital roles they play in the University’s ability to fulfill its mission. The Office of Human Resources organizes exciting activities each year that celebrate these achievements on a University-wide stage, allowing colleagues to join together in recognition of their peers.

Each year, Danforth Campus staff members are invited to the Staff Day celebration.
Events include the presentation of service awards and the Gloria W. White Distinguished Service Award at 10 a.m. in Edison Theatre, followed by lunch in Bowles Plaza at 11:30 a.m. A variety of activities are planned for your enjoyment after lunch. 

Wear your WashU attire on Staff Day and show your school spirit!

View the Staff Day email.


If you are an employee receiving a Staff Day service awards, you will receive an email invitation to register for the awards ceremony. All Danforth employees may attend the service awards. Only those receiving an award must register for the ceremony.

If you have questions about Staff Day, email



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