About Webster

We are global excellence. At Webster we are committed to an education within a dynamic and international environment. Our students represent more than 50 countries from around the world and our staff and faculty are just as diverse. We believe in the development of global citizens, with our internationally focused education, students are so much more than a number, they are a true member of our academic community.

Mission Statement

Mission

Webster University, a worldwide institution, ensures high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.

Vision

Our vision is to be a premier U.S. - based international university setting a distinct standard for global education. This vision is built on a foundation of excellence in teaching and enhanced by an international perspective that fosters dialogue, respect and understanding across boundaries and between peoples. The educational endeavors in support of this vision are meeting the needs and enriching a global mix of learners within an ever increasing network of students desiring a U.S. education in multiple parts of the world. The institution is committed to offering these students a distinct personal experience and building the resources required to achieve this vision. The actions of the institution are shaped by our core values.

Core Values

  • Students
    By sustaining a personalized approach to education through small classes, close relationships with faculty and staff, and attention to student life.
  • Learning
    By developing educational programs that join theory and practice, provide an international perspective, encourage creativity and scholarship, and foster a lifelong desire to learn and actively serve communities and the world.
  • Diversity
    By creating an environment accessible to individuals of diverse cultures, ages, and socioeconomic backgrounds and instilling in students a respect for diversity and an understanding of their own and others values.
  • Global Citizenship
    By educating a diverse population locally, nationally, and internationally, acting responsibly toward the environment to foster a sustainable future, and strengthening the communities we serve.

Ethics Policy

Throughout its history, Webster University has been committed to the highest standards of honesty and integrity in all its activities. This includes, among other concerns, the following:

  • Avoiding conflicts of interest;
  • Dealing with others honestly and in good faith;
  • Preserving confidentiality; and
  • Compliance with applicable laws, rules, and regulations.

To reaffirm this commitment, the University has adopted an Employee Ethics Policy that applies to all faculty and staff who are part of our global community. You can view the Employee Ethics Policy here. We ask for your commitment to these high standards set by the University.