Photography at Washington University can have a powerful impact. It presents stories about our values, our people and our community. Maintaining high standards of photographic quality reflects the excellence of the university.

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Access All WashU Stock Photography

Our WashU image library, known as Pixel, provides approved, high-quality photography, video and digital assets in support of the university’s marketing and communications needs. Imagery can be searched and downloaded at sizes and resolutions appropriate for use on websites and in print materials.

Explore Images on Pixel

WashU licensed users may sign in with their WUSTL Key. After the initial login, your user account is created and permissions will be updated.

Request Access to Pixel

Non-licensed users may request access to Pixel by contacting Galen Harrison. There is a minimal fee. A department charge-back code will be required for processing your request.


The Office of Public Affairs is the primary steward of WashU Pixel and its related sites.
For technical support or questions about accessing imagery, please send us an email at

Looking for images of the Medical Campus?

Please visit the Office of Medical Public Affairs photography resources.