Resources › For Students and Parents Webster University Admissions ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print Webster Hall at Webster University. Marcus Qwertyus / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated November 23, 2020 Webster University Description: Webster University's main campus is located just outside of Saint Louis, Missouri, although the school has campuses around the globe including China, Thailand, the Netherlands, England and Austria. Students come from 50 states and 129 countries, with a larger graduate than undergraduate population. At the undergraduate level, business, communications, nursing, and psychology are the most popular. Webster has a 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 11. The school ranks well among master's institutions in the Midwest. Outside of the classroom, students can join a number of extracurricular clubs and activities, ranging from academic honor societies, to musical groups, to recreational sports, to special interest and cultural organizations. On the athletic front, the Webster Gorlok's compete in the NCAA Division III St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC). Popular sports include basketball, tennis, track and field, and soccer. Admissions Data (2016): Webster University Acceptance Rate: 47%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 530 / 625SAT Math: 545 / 610SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanTop Missouri colleges ACT score comparisonACT Composite: 21 / 27ACT English: 21 / 28ACT Math: 19 / 26ACT Writing: - / -What these ACT numbers meanTop Missouri colleges ACT score comparison Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 13,906 (3,138 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 45% Male / 55% Female73% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $26,300Books: $1,000 (why so much?)Room and Board: $11,190Other Expenses: $5,564Total Cost: $44,054 Webster University Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 97%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 95%Loans: 62%Average Amount of AidGrants: $16,326Loans: $6,843 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Communication Studies, International Relations, Nursing, Psychology, Film Production, Photography, Computer Science Retention and Graduation Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 75%4-Year Graduation Rate: 45%6-Year Graduation Rate: 59% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Soccer, Track and Field, Baseball, Tennis, Golf, Cross CountryWomen's Sports: Softball, Volleyball, Basketball, Tennis, Cross Country, Track and Field Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics Webster and the Common Application Webster University uses the Common Application. These articles can help guide you: Common Application essay tips and samplesShort answer tips and samplesSupplemental essay tips and samples If You Like Webster University, You May Also Like These Schools: Saint Louis University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphDePaul University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphIthaca College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Missouri: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphWashington University in St. Louis: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphSIU Edwardsville: Profile Carnegie Mellon University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBradley University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphStephens College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBall State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphTruman State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT Graph Webster University Mission Statement: mission statement from http://www.webster.edu/about/mission.html "Webster University, a worldwide institution, ensures high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence."