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Ask Us Anything: Information Session for the Fall 2022 Cohort - Shared screen with speaker view
Daniel Appiah
15:05
Hello, my name is Daniel Appiah, I’m joining from Accra, Ghana. I’m joining the Brown School this Fall
Ragini Maddipati (she/her) | Assistant Dean Academic Programs
15:37
Welcome everyone! Excited to be here with you!
Lawrence Katumba sentongo
16:14
Hello Every one, I am Lawrence, MPH fall 22 from Uganda( East Africa).
Peter Kalulu
17:11
I am Peter Kalulu from Uganda and I will be Joining the Brown School (MPH) at WashU in the fall22. Thank you
Anneliese Majsterek
17:12
Annie from ‘all over’ currently in California. Excited to start the MSW program this fall. Hello everyone! (she/her)
Melissa Arnold (she/her)
17:34
Hi all, I'm Melissa Arnold, I use she/her pronouns, and I'm the MSW Program Manager. I can answer questions about the MSW curriculum and advanced standing MSW questions.
Victoria Anders
18:18
Hello! My name is Victoria Anders, from Washington DC, I’ll be coming to pursue the MPH and MSP dual degree program :)
Armel BATCHI-BOUYOU
18:45
Hello I'm Armel MPH fall 22 from Republic of the Congo (Central Africa)
Max Rava
19:25
Hi everyone, My name is Max Rava, from St. Louis and I'll be joining the MSW program for Fall 22.
Mukesh Poudel
20:17
I am Mukesh Poudel from Nepal and I am offered MPH for fall 2022. I have been offered brown school scholarship but I may need more financial aid to support my study at Brown school. Kindly suggest more about graduate assistantship and student loans for international students.
Ellen Wakisa Nyasulu Chiwoni
22:43
Hallo everyone. My name is Ellen Chiwoni from Malawi. I will be pursuing MPH.
Modupeola Phillips
24:00
Good day, my name is Modupeola Phillips from Nigeria. I would be pursuing MPH
Cassandra Ezike
28:31
Hi Everyone, I’m Cassandra from Nigeria and I’ll be on the MPH track.
Ayesha Nagumsi
29:10
Hello 👋🏾 I’m Ayesha from Ghana. MPh cohort.Please how will we know whether we are required to take proficiency exams or not?
Mukesh Poudel
30:00
hello all, i just wanted to ask prospective students on your plan to cover financial costs.
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
31:16
You can search upcoming course offerings and past course offerings here: https://courses.wustl.edu/Semester/Listing.aspx
Ellen Wakisa Nyasulu Chiwoni
31:42
thank you!
Joshua Ayanniyi
35:48
Hi everyone, happy to be here today. Is it possible to take a certificate program outside the brown school but with credits from the Brown school?
Melissa Arnold (she/her)
37:53
Reminder to please put questions that you have in the Q&A section so we can be sure to track and answer all of your questions
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
44:15
Institute for Public Health that Ragini referred to earlier: https://publichealth.wustl.edu/
Modupeola Phillips
45:16
Thank you ma'am
Daniel Appiah
45:29
Thank you
Ellen Wakisa Nyasulu Chiwoni
48:46
I missed a better part of the I-20 information. Poor internet connection.
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
49:18
Sorry about that, Ellen! Please feel free to reach out to us directly: brownadmissions@wustl.edu
Ellen Wakisa Nyasulu Chiwoni
49:32
sure!
Lawrence Katumba sentongo
51:04
thank you so much Nicki.
Niki Samtani
51:32
Of course!
Lawrence Katumba sentongo
52:00
is it possible to reach out to you Nicki
Niki Samtani
52:50
Absolutely! n.samtani@wustl.edu, anyone please feel free to reach out! 🙂
Niki Samtani
53:51
Absolutely! n.samtani@wustl.edu, anyone please feel free to reach out! 🙂
Zizi Xu Shillig (she/her) | Global Programs Office
54:18
MSP application for current Brown School students: https://brownschool.wustl.edu/Academics/Joint-and-Dual-Degrees/Master-of-Social-Policy/MSP-Application-Information/Pages/Current-Brown-School-Students.aspx
Zizi Xu Shillig (she/her) | Global Programs Office
54:44
Please feel free to reach out to me if you have further questions about MSP. zizixu@wustl.edu!
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
55:43
Where you can find assistantship opportunities: https://brownschool.wustl.edu/Life-at-Brown/Admitted-Student-Resources/Pages/Campus-Based-Fellowships.aspx
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
57:04
Career Services for part-time jobs: https://brownschool.wustl.edu/Life-at-Brown/Admitted-Student-Resources/Pages/Career-Services.aspx
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
58:18
We don't typically work with international loans; however, here is a link that many of our Brown School students have found very useful. elmselect.com and https://mailchi.mp/mpowerfinancing/mpower-financing-industry-newsletter-2536986?e=0012381a47
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
01:01:20
Please connect with Habif Health & Wellness Center with questions you have about student health insurance: https://students.wustl.edu/habif-health-wellness-center/
Victoria Anders
01:02:26
Thank you!
Melissa Arnold (she/her)
01:03:14
https://ars.wustl.edu/ for more information on housing resources!
Sarah Birch (she/her) | Admissions
01:05:03
Lots of additional housing resources that we've compiled are also listed here: https://brownschool.wustl.edu/Life-at-Brown/Admitted-Student-Resources/Pages/Housing-Resources.aspx
Yeabsera Tadesse
01:05:10
As an international students, do we need to complete all the medical examinations and vaccination before requesting F1 visa?
Melissa Arnold (she/her)
01:07:04
I also echo that Forest Park is amazing! One of my favorite places in St. Louis for sure.
Ragini Maddipati (she/her) | Assistant Dean Academic Programs
01:07:21
Also agree! I live very close to the park and the medical school. Really lovely area to live!
Zizi Xu Shillig (she/her) | Global Programs Office
01:09:36
Please refer to the website for the updated policy: https://students.wustl.edu/immunizations/
Zizi Xu Shillig (she/her) | Global Programs Office
01:10:03
We will send out immunization requirements communications soon!
Camille Iorio
01:10:18
Thank you!
Will Palmer
01:10:34
Would it be possible to repeat really quickly what you said about funding that can be earned in the second year of the program?
Dominique Sandheinrich (she/her)
01:11:29
students entereing their 2nd or 3rd year have an opportunity to apply for Continuing Student Scholarships. They are limited, competative, and a max of $5k to be applied to that particular fall/spring semesters.
Dominique Sandheinrich (she/her)
01:12:54
Students entering their 2nd or 3rd year have an opportunity to apply for Continuing Student Scholarships. They are limited, competitive, and a max of $5k to be applied to that particular fall/spring semesters.
Anneliese Majsterek
01:13:39
Yes thank you!
Isaac Che
01:13:41
Thanks so much to all panel members 👏🏾👏🏾
Zizi Xu Shillig (she/her) | Global Programs Office
01:13:51
Thank you all!!!❤️
Ragini Maddipati (she/her) | Assistant Dean Academic Programs
01:13:59
Brown School Career Services Website: https://brownschool.wustl.edu/Life-at-Brown/Careers-with-Impact/Pages/Career-Services-for-Students.aspx
Peter Kalulu
01:14:20
Thank you all for this great information and guide
Ragini Maddipati (she/her) | Assistant Dean Academic Programs
01:14:29
Thank you everyone! It was great to meet you virtually. Congrats and welcome to the Brown School! Can't wait to meet you all in the fall!
Lawrence Katumba sentongo
01:14:39
thank you so much every one
Daniel Appiah
01:14:47
Thank you all for the great information
Katie DeSelm
01:14:59
Thank you!
Ragini Maddipati (she/her) | Assistant Dean Academic Programs
01:15:08
Please do not hesitate to reach out, I'm always happy to chat: rmaddipati@wustl.edu
Chloe Kelly
01:15:39
Thank you!
Victoria Anders
01:15:45
Thank you!
Daniel Appiah
01:15:47
Thank you!!