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Webster University

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Private, Not-For-Profit

  • Acceptance Rate:


  • Level

    4 Years

  • Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

    Not applicable

  • Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.


  • Website

  • Student Population Number of Students attending College


  • On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?


Webster University is a private not-for-profit university that was established in the year 1915 in St. Louis, Missouri, by Sisters of Loretto.

The university is having its main campus in Webster Groves, Missouri is an independent and non-denominational university with multiple branch locations across the United States. It is one of the first Catholic women’s colleges in the region.

Now, the institution is recognized as the leader in international education. The university represents students from all 50 states of the U.S. and 140 countries too. They welcome students from all over the world who want to get quality education and build-up their careers.

Webster University, a worldwide institution, ensures high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. The university offers more than 100 different undergraduate and graduate programs in various majors which include programs in Liberal Arts, Fine and Performing Arts, Teacher Education, Business Administration and Management, Computer Science, Public Relations and Advertising, Music, Psychology and General, Biology, Accounting, and Journalism.

Students can opt for any program and can build their careers in it. Webster University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The accreditation, which was awarded in 1925, includes undergraduate and graduate levels at all locations where the University offers programs.

Currently, there are 11,406 students getting an education in different programs offered by the university.

To help these students there are expert faculties of their fields are present so that the students can excel in their future. The student-faculty ratio is 12:1, which means there is 1 faculty present for every 12 students and this ratio is considered as a very good ratio.

Webster University Accreditation

The university is recognized and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Location & Contact




470 E Lockwood Ave.


The university is very precise in its mission that is to provide quality education to its students and by following this mission path they have earned many awards and rankings given below-

  • 17 in Regional Universities Midwest.

  • 11 in Best College for Veterans.

  • 56 in Best Value Schools.

  • 33 in Top Performers on Social Mobility.

  • 45 in Study Abroad.


  • Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.


  • Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.


  • SAT Range

    1008 - 1243



  • ACT Range

    21 - 27

  • High School GPA


  • Application Fee


  • Accept Common App


The admissions process at the university is easy with the representatives from the admissions department in the university.

The applicants who wish to apply for the institute must have to go through the requirements of the program they want to enroll in. There is a process to be followed for admission.

  • Understand the process

  • Find your program

  • Apply for the program

  • Checking the application status

  • Admission to the college 

  • Visit the Campus

The last step is to visit the campus of the university to thoroughly see what is there and how the college is going to be.

There are certain requirements also which are to be fulfilled by the applicants at the time of the admission process. The requirements can vary from program to program. For detail, you can visit the requirements section by clicking below.

Webster University Admissions Office

The Office of Admission is ready to guide you through the admission process to help you enroll at Webster.

Official Website - Webster University

Email: admit@webster.edu

Phone: 314-246-7800 or 1-800-753-6765

Fax: 314-246-7116

Office Location
Webster University
Webster Hall 130
470 East Lockwood Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63119-3194
The U.S.A.

Office Hours
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST

Annual Cost to Attend

  • Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.


  • Average Annual Cost


Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies


  • Other Fees


  • Room And Board The charges for an academic year for ooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.


  • Budget For Other Expenses


Total One Year Cost


The Webster university is not an expensive university, it has a nominal fee structure and is affordable.

The Tuition fee structure may slightly vary according to different programs offered by the university.

The average annual cost to attend Webster University is $27,700 while the net price comes to $22,727.

In addition to this, the cost of books and supplies and other fees is $1,000 and $200 respectively. The other costs include room and board $11,050, budget for other expenses is $5,812.

The Total One Year Cost is approximately $45,762

Applicants can go through the official website or The College Monk for more details and accurate costs to attend on the basis of the program they choose.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.


Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


Faculty Overview


Male Professors


Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Most Popular Majors:

  • Business Administration, Management...

    193 Graduates

  • Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

    44 Graduates

  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts

    43 Graduates

  • Public Relations, Advertising, and...

    43 Graduates

  • Computer Science

    37 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    36 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    33 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    33 Graduates

  • Computer Science

    37 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    36 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    33 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    33 Graduates

  • Education, General

    29 Graduates

  • Music

    27 Graduates

  • Fine and Studio Arts

    25 Graduates

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    25 Graduates

  • Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

    24 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    18 Graduates

  • Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

    18 Graduates

  • Legal Support Services

    16 Graduates

  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

    14 Graduates

  • Graphic Communications

    14 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    10 Graduates

  • Economics

    10 Graduates

  • Dance

    9 Graduates

  • Design and Applied Arts

    9 Graduates

  • International Relations and Nationa...

    9 Graduates

  • Computer and Information Sciences,...

    8 Graduates

  • Finance and Financial Management Se...

    7 Graduates

  • International/Global Studies

    7 Graduates

  • Journalism

    7 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    7 Graduates

  • History

    6 Graduates

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

    6 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    6 Graduates

  • Information Science/Studies

    5 Graduates

  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other

    5 Graduates

  • Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

    5 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    5 Graduates

  • Anthropology

    4 Graduates

  • Computer Software and Media Applica...

    4 Graduates

  • Criminology

    4 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    4 Graduates

  • Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

    3 Graduates

  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

    3 Graduates

  • Sociology

    3 Graduates

  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

    2 Graduates

  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

    2 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    2 Graduates

  • Religion/Religious Studies

    2 Graduates

  • Area Studies

    1 Graduates

  • East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

    1 Graduates

  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

    1 Graduates

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

    1 Graduates

  • Natural Resources Conservation and...

    1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students


Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.


Full-time / Part-time

75% / 25%

Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%












Two or more races


Non Resident alien




American Indian/Alaska native


Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander


Geographic Density

Geographic Density



Unknown Location


Out Of State


In State



Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$66,464 per year

Campus Life


The students can reside on campus and 66% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,000/year.

Meal Plan Available


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes


Total Female Athletes


Intramural Sports


Sports Club


Sports Team (Men)



Cross Country




Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)


Cross Country




Track and Field


Campus Security

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $11,120 per year. Webster University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at WU costs around $5,000 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 43% and 57%, respectively.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$21,250 - $27,125

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$221 - $282

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Federal Grants


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving State Aid


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Institutional Grants


Average Aid Per Year


Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants


Financial considerations are important — and universities assist their students in securing student loans and applying for scholarships. Because it is an international university with a diverse group of students, and they excel at understanding all financial aid programs available, eligibility requirements, and application processes.

The average financial aid students receive every year is $19,633 which helps them in paying their fees and other activities.

The student will need to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to apply for Federal Student Aid. The student’s actual eligibility amounts will be determined from the information reported on the FAFSA.

Webster University federal school code is 002521.

The student’s application (file) must be complete by February 1 for a maximum consideration of gift and student employment assistance. Applications completed after February 1 will be awarded from the remaining funds.

Student loan applications are accepted throughout the academic year. However, early application is encouraged.

Webster University Financial Aid Office

Email - financialaid@webster.edu

Phone - 314-968-6992 or 1-800-983-4623

Fax - 314-968-7125

Office Location
Webster University
Webster Hall 115
470 East Lockwood Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63119-3194

Office Hours
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST

During June & July
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CST

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