• Address: 470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

  • Phone Number: (800) 981-9801

  • Website: http://www.webster.edu

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About Webster University

Webster University is a private not-for-profit university established in 1915 in St. Louis, Missouri, by Sisters of Loretto. It was one of the first Catholic women's colleges in the region. Now it is recognized as the leader in international education. It welcomes students from all over the world with a student-focused environment. The represents students from more than 100 countries.

  • The Webster University acceptance rate is 47% with the total graduation rate of 59%.

  • The total student population is 13,906 which consists of 4,596 full-timers and 9,310 part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 13:1 and with small classroom size, the faculties give more attention to each of the individuals.

  • Webster University address is 470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194


Webster University Online

You get a world-class learning experience with the convenience and flexibility of online learning. It has the same standards as the on-campus degree.

  • Webster Canvas or world classroom is the online learning management system used to deliver online classes to the distance students. The portal is designed to give classes which can compete for the traditional classrooms.  The portal consists of several resources which help the distance students to get information and notifications from the university.

  • Webster University Connections is a gateway for the many online resources provided by the university. The main intention of this application is to eliminate different user ids and passwords by enabling the access of all the resources with one unique id and password. 


Webster University College and Schools

  • College of Arts and Sciences

  • School of Communications

  • School of Education

  • Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts

  • George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology


Webster University Majors and Programs

There are plenty of programs offered across 5 colleges in the university. There are more than 100 programs offered in the Undergraduate degree alone.

It offers 82 programs across 14 Majors in the online format. The majors include Behavioural Science, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Education, Environmental Science, Information System, Information Technology, Nursing, and Theology and so on.

Some of the programs offered by the university are given below

Bachelor of Arts in Management

Bachelor of Arts in Criminology

Master of Arts in Finance

Master of Arts in International Relations

Undergraduate Certificate in Data Analytics

Undergraduate Certificate in Web Designing

 

 

 

 


Webster University  Reviews

Some of the Student’s reviews are given below

  • Most of the classrooms are really spacious. The campus has a variety of ongoing activities to keep you engorged. There are lots of attractions outside the campus. Overall the atmosphere is really good.

  • The registration process is smooth. The workload is manageable and it is easy to balance work-life and academics. There are a lot of resources available to achieve success in academics. 

 

Webster University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
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Headquartered at

St. Louis, Missouri

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002521
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Institutional Accreditation

HLC
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Why Accreditation is important?

Programmatic Accreditation

ACBSP, NCATE

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

eLibrary , Military Friendly, Veterans Friendly , Financial Aid, Yellow Ribbon Program

Data Source: http://www.webster.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Webster University Accreditation

The institutional accreditation is by the Higher Learning Commission(HLC)

The programmatic accreditations are as follows.

  • Business Management degrees have been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

  • Education degrees have been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Webster University Campus Life

The campus provides a collaborative and supportive environment. The real experience of college life cannot be contaminated in a classroom hence there are lot many activities organized in the campus. You can join any student organization or create a new one based on a good idea to improve your managerial and leadership skills.

Webster University Athletics

Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, and Tennis are the major sports played by Webster athletics. There are several facilities provided for the development of the athletics which include Blackburn Park, GCS Credit Union Ballpark, Grant Gymnasium, World Wide Technology Soccer Park, Sunset Country Club, Webster Groves Tennis Center and so on.

Webster University Dorms

The department of residence life has designed student-oriented policies and facilities to create an environment which supports the academic expectation and personal development. The housing option includes West Hall, Maria Hall, and Webster Village Apartments.

Webster University Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 13: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 75 % Part Time: 57 %
Total Population 13,906
Student Population Full Time: 4,596 Part Time: 9,310
Gender Division Male: 44 % Female: 56 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 2,630 1,009 1,621
Total Applicants Admitted - 1,225 502 723
Applicants Enrolled - 443 186 257
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 433 179 254
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 10 7 3

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 52 %

The College Monk

Female: 65 %

Total Graduation Rate: 59 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Webster University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Webster University

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Safety

School of Communications

Majors available

Business Management

School of Education

Majors available

Education

Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts

Majors available

Biology History

George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Majors available

Business Management

Webster University Admissions and Application Requirement

Webster University Acceptance Rate is 47%

Webster University Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $35
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Webster University Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Webster University Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 42
Number of students submitting ACT scores 401
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 9%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 91%
SAT Math 570 average 510 - 630 range
SAT Critical Reading 562 average 510 - 615 range
SAT Writing 540 average 460 - 620 range
ACT Composite 24 average 21 - 27 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Webster University Financial Aid and Scholarships

The financial consideration is an important factor in the higher education of a student. The department of financial aid helps students in securing eligible loans and scholarships. The FAFSA application should be filled by the applicant in order to find out the eligibility and requirement of financial aid. Webster University federal school code is 002521.

  • The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, TEACH Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and so on.

  • The State Aid includes the Access Missouri Grant.

  • The Institutional Aid includes the Webster University Grant, Room & Board Grant, Webster Gold, Webster Blue, Gorlok Gold, Gorlok Blue, and A+ Scholarship.

  • The Military Aid include Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, Montgomery GI Bill, and Yellow Ribbon Program. 


Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $5,815 Undergraduate Student, U, S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $2,000 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled =least half-time June 30th, 2019
TEACH Grant $4,000 Undergraduate or Graduate student, enrolled in TEACH Grant Eligible major, Minimum of 3.25 CGPA June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,779 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $5,779 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $5,779 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Should not have an adverse credit history June 30th, 2019
Federal Perkins Loan $5,779 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Demonstrated financial need. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Access Missouri Grant $2,299 Residents of Missouri, minimum of 12 credit hours April 1st, 2019

Data Source: http://www.webster.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Webster University Grant Varies Undergraduate students, Enrolled for 13 or more credit hours. Varies
Room & Board Grant Varies Undergraduate students, Enrolled for 13 or more credit hours. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Webster Gold $18,000 3.0 GPA, First-time freshman. Varies
Webster Blue $16,000 3.0 GPA, First-time freshman. Varies
Gorlok Gold $14,000 3.0 GPA, First-time freshman. Varies
Gorlok Blue $12,000 2.5 GPA, First-time freshman. Varies
A+ Scholarship $1,000 First-time freshmen, February 1st, 2019

Data Source: http://www.webster.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Yellow Ribbon Program $12,892 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $12,892 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $2,231 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Montgomery GI Bill Varies Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: http://www.webster.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $29,703
$30,001 - $48,000 $28,873
$48,001 - $75,000 $34,705
$75,001 - $110,000 $35,352
Over $110,000 $17,586

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 35% $3,872
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 95% $16,326
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 36% $4,712
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 93% $14,187
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 62% $6,843
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 61% $5,544
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 24,717
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 2,265
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $5,122,112
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,261
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.webster.edu/military/tuition
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 3,258 $5,792
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 182 $11,362
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 3,076 $5,463

Data Source: http://www.webster.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Webster University Library

The library offers plenty of resources and services to diverse students to fulfill all their academic and research needs. The online library is 24/7 accessible and provided with chat support to the users. It is well categorized with a powerful search engine to provide you with relevant sources in a fraction of second.

The facilities and services provided by the Library department include Request a purchase, Study Rooms, Faculty Development Center and so on. 

Webster University Ranking

The ranking according to the U.S.News report are given below

  • It ranks 23rd in Regional Universities Midwest.

  • It ranks 15th in Best Colleges for Veterans.

  • It ranks 56th in Best Value Schools.

  • It ranks 108th in Best Online Graduate Business Programs.

  • It ranks 180th in Best Online Graduate Education Programs.

  • It ranks 182nd in Best Online MBA Programs.

Webster University FAQ

  Is Webster University accredited?


Yes. The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  Are the programs of the university accredited?


Yes. The programs of the university are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

  What is the SAT score required for getting enrollment in the university?


The average SAT score required is,

  • For math, average SAT score required is 570 between the range of 510-630.

  • For critical reading, average SAT score required is 562 between the range of 510-615.

  • For writing, the average SAT score required is 540 between the range of 460-620.

  What is ACT composite score required?


The average required score for ACT composite is 24 between the range 21-27. 

  How much is the application fee of the university?


The application fee of the university is $35 for undergraduate and $50 for graduate students.

  How much is tuition for undergraduate students?


The average tuition for undergraduate is $26,900 for in-state and out-of-state students.

  Is Webster University offers online degree?


Yes. The online degree offered by the university are Bachelors, Masters, Undergraduate Certificate, Graduate Certificate, and Post Masters Certificate.

  How many online programs are offered by the university? 


The university offers 82 online programs across 14 majors.

  What is the Webster University acceptance rate?


The university acceptance rate is 47%.

  What is the university address?


The university address is 470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

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