Webster University

St. Louis, Missouri
4-year Private university

Overview

Webster University is a private institution established in 1915 with suburban setting located at St.Louis. It is ranked 23 in Regional Universities Midwest in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $27,900 (2018). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,544. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#23 in Regional Universities Midwest
Setting
Suburban
Location St. Louis, Missouri
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1915
Selectivity Moderate
Size Small
3,074 Undergraduates

Learning

9:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Business/ Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Education
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$41,794
Cost of Attendance
$24,006
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $27,900
Outstate Tuition Fee $27,900
Room and Board Fees $11,050
$41,100 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

47% (Moderate Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$35 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.46 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Not Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
ILETS, PTE Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

English is a first language

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Aug
01
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Mar
01
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Apr
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$27,407 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$8,045 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $41,794
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
69% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Presidential Scholarship
Total Worth Full tuition
Eligibility Freshman
Minimum Criteria GPA: 3.75, ACT: 27, SAT: 1280, rank in the top 20% of your high school graduating class.
Requirement for maintenance 3.5 GPA
Separate application needed --
Application deadline January 8
Webster Gold Scholarship
Total Worth $18,000
Eligibility First-time freshman
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance 3.0 GPA
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Webster Blue Scholarship
Total Worth $16,000
Eligibility First-time freshman
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance 3.0 GPA
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Leadership Scholarship
Total Worth $2,000
Details Students most likely to be awarded will have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 and either an ACT Composite Score of 24 or an SAT combined Critical Reading and Math Score of 1160-1190.
Girls State Scholarship
Total Worth $1,000
Details Awarded to incoming freshmen who have participated in Girls State and have maintained a 3.0 G.P.A., rank in the top 33% of their high school class, and have an ACT of 22 or SAT of 1100 or higher.

Students

3,074 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
79% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
64% Students graduate within 6 years