Arbor Tour: 10th Anniversary

October 29, 2019 and November 5, 2019
DUC 276

Learn about WashU’s trees from the experts who plan and maintain the campus canopy. Self-guided group tours, as well as a tour with the campus arborist, are among the menu of special events curated to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Arbor Tour. RSVP for events is required, as some events are limited by capacity. Email Kimberly Cummins ( for more information.

October 29

  • 12p – 1p WashU’s Tree History followed by a Q&A with a panel of experts (limit: 75) DUC 276
  • 1p – 2p Self-Guided Tour (volunteers will guide participants through recommended routes) Tours originate at the DUC.


  • 10a – 11:15a East-End Tour 1 (Tour originates at Schnuck Pavilion) (limit: 40)
  • 11:15a – 11:30a Tree Planting
  • 1:30p – 2:45p East-End Tour 2 (Tour originates at Schnuck Pavilion) (limit: 40)
  • 2:45p – 3p Tree Planting
  • 3p Notification of Raffle Winners

RSVP for events with space limitations here.

Attendees receive raffle tickets and/or door prizes at each event. Raffle prizes include native trees and hand-crafted items made from wood salvaged from campus trees (including the pin oaks from the Brookings Allee). Raffle prize winners will be announced at 3p on Nov. 5.