Distinctive in Every Way
Webster does more than offer evening and online classes. We excel at education for adult learners by providing programs that are challenging, flexible, and designed to fit your lifestyle. Our programs are:
- Student-Centered: Small, class sizes, personalized learning experiences, and dedicated faculty and staff that support student sucess.
- Academically Excellent: Students receive individualized attention from expert faculty who combine academic expertise with real-world experience.
- Convenient: Four easily accessible locations in the St. Louis area plus a large selection of online course offerings.
- Accessible: We offer accelerated evening and online courses with five eight-week terms per year from many starting in January, March, June, August and October.
- Diverse: Webster is a global university with students from 50 states and 148 countries -from many different educational and professional backgrounds.
- Globally Connected: Webster offers campus locations around the world and designs global learning experiences specifically for adult learners.
The Webster University home campus is nestled in Webster Groves, a charming and historic residential suburb of St. Louis, MO.
State-of-the-art academic buildings, architecturally significant structures that house various university departments, a modern library, and student center combine to create a picturesque learning environment.
Attending the St. Louis home campus places you at the epicenter of campus life and student engagement at Webster. Take advantage of opportunities to participate in one of our student organizations, catch a performance, or attend one of the many events featuring special speakers, guest lecturers, and more!
St. Louis Home Campus - 470 East Lockwood Ave St. Louis, MO 63119-3141 314-246-7800 or 800-753-6765 firstname.lastname@example.org / webster.edu
The Gateway campus is nestled in the heart of downtown St. Louis in the renovated historic Arcade Building. Our student population is typically adult learners who live and work in the downtown community. Additionally, we service students from Illinois, and the northern and southern metropolitan areas.
Our classes are in session from 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Monday - Thursday making education convenient for working professionals. Parking is available at the 9th street parking garage which is half a block from campus. The metrolink is steps away from campus at 8th and Pine street. The campus has 15 classrooms as well as an art gallery and auditorium. We have small class sizes-an average of 10 per classroom. Our instructors are in the field and bring practical knowledge to the classroom.
Webster University Gateway - 812 Olive Street St. Louis, MO 63101 (314)968-5966 email@example.com / webster.edu/gateway
NORTHWEST COUNTY CAMPUS
Webster University's Westport campus is conveniently located off I-270 and close to both I-64/40 and I-70. Our campus occupies the top floor in the Graybar building. There is ample free parking for our students just outside the buidling doors.
We make education convenient for working professionals. Our classes meet just one night a week: Monday-Thursday from 5:30pm - 9:30pm. Our small campus, along with our small class sizes, allow for a more personal experience. Students enjoy the opportunity to network with both fellow students and instructors, many of whom are practicing in the respective field they are teaching in.
Webster University Westport - 11885 Lackland Rd. Suite 600 St Louis, MO 63146 - (314)968-5955 firstname.lastname@example.org webster.edu/westport
Webster offers individual courses and selected degree programs in an entirely online format. Our flexible learning options are perfect for working adults who may prefer the convenience of taking one class- or their full degree-in an online format. Rest assured, each online course meets the same rigourous academic standards as our traditional classroom programs. Each class brings together students from a diverse set of geographic, cultural and academic backgrounds by incorporating the latest educational technologies. At Webster online courses are truly a global experience.
Webster University is ranked among the top 15% for non-traditional students of universities nationwide according to CollegeFactual.com and ranked as one of the best online colleges among hundreds of higher education institutions in the United States, according to Affordable Colleges Online. This ranking puts Webster University among the top schools in the United States for returning adults and other non-tradtional students!
Online Learning Center - (314)246-8746 or (866)622-0888 email@example.com webster.edu/online
We understand that many adult students have completed college-level coursework prior to enrollment at Webster. That's why we have a generous transfer credit policy designed to maximize your previous academic experiences and help you complete your degree as quickly as possible.
- College level courses (usually 100-level or above) completed at regionally accredited institutions with a passing grade may transfer toward your degree.
- Students who have earned an associate degree from a regionally-accredited community college may transfer up to 98 credit hours to Webster as part of the complete associate degree, while students without an associate degree may transfer up to 64 credit hours from the community college.
- Webster will accept up to 90 credit hours from regionally accredited four year colleges and universities.
- Transfer credit may be considered on a case by case basis if earned through nationally accredited institutions. The maximum number of transferable credit hours from such institutions is 30 semester hours.
For more resources related to transfer credit, including community college transfer guides, police academy transfer guides, and equivalency database, see the University website: webster.edu/transfercredit
Estimated transfer credit evaluations may be completed as part of the admissions process. Connect with your admission counselor to request this, and we can help you determine what credits may be left for you to complete your degree at Webster.
Credit for Prior Learning - Webster awards credit for previous learning experiences that may fall outside of traditional transfer credit earned through another college or university. Webster follows recommendations from the American Council on Education (ACE) for corporate and military training. Webster also provides options for Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), where students document learning achieved through nonacademic experiences, most often through a formal portfolio. More information is available at webster.edu/pla
Your education is an investment in yourself and in your future. At Webster, our friendly staff are here to help you utilize and understand the financial resources available to you. We are committed to helping you make your college education affordable.
First learn about the costs of attending Webster as presented here, then consider the many forms of financial aid and scholarships available to you.
FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS
Financial considerations are important-and we will assist you in getting the most out of the financial aid options available to you. Financial aid is available in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study.
To be eligible for consideration for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at fafsa.ed.gov and designate Webster as a recipient of your Student Aid report by indicating the Title IV code of: 002521. For maximum consideration, it is recommended that you apply by February 1.
Complete Webster's Financial Aid Application online at: webster.edu/financialaid.
Academic Scholarships are available to students enrolling full-time (at least 13 credit hours) and attending the Webster Groves home campus. Consideration for these scholarships is done at the time of admission to the University.
Various scholarships are available to students enrolling part-time (6-12 hours per semester) and attending one of the St. Louis area or online campuses. Most require a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and some require a separate application.
For a full list of full-time and part-time student scholarships and application details visit: webster.edu/scholarships