Tag: Enrollment Management & Student Affairs

Help Provide Resources for First-Generation College Students

Help Provide Resources for First-Generation College Students

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

A group of staff (see list below) came together this summer to discuss some potential programs to better support first-generation students at Webster University. We are defining first-generation students as students whose parents have not graduated from a four-year college or university. We would like to create a list of Webster faculty and staff at […]

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‘You, Unlimited’ Undergraduate Campaign Wins Gold Awards

‘You, Unlimited’ Undergraduate Campaign Wins Gold Awards

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s “You, Unlimited” undergraduate advertising campaign has won another industry “Gold” award for excellence. The campaign, conceived by the Creative Services office in Webster’s Global Marketing & Communications, puts the focus on Webster’s unique academics and individuality. A signature poster from the campaign, sent to prospective undergraduate students, has received a 2015 Case VI […]

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Centennial Scholarship Established for Incoming Freshmen

Centennial Scholarship Established for Incoming Freshmen

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning this fall, new freshmen at Webster University can qualify for up to $3,000 per year in scholarships. This program is part of a new $25 million endowed scholarship established for  Webster University’s Centennial celebration this year. The new award, The Webster University Centennial Scholarship, is being granted to students on the Webster Groves home […]

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New Scholarship Established for Community College Part-Time Transfer Students

New Scholarship Established for Community College Part-Time Transfer Students

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Community college students planning on transferring to Webster University could qualify for up to $4,000 in scholarships. The scholarships are available to students enrolling at Webster University’s Gateway, Westport, WingHaven or home campuses in the 2015 Spring II, Summer, Fall I or Fall II terms. “Understanding that cost is a factor leading many students to […]

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Webster Students Spread the Word with Alma Mater Visits

Webster Students Spread the Word with Alma Mater Visits

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Monday’s Freshman Preview Day is the next chance for prospective students to get a look at what Webster University has to offer. But over the holiday break, several current Gorloks offered personal previews to students and counselors at the schools that helped them along their path to Webster. While many took a well-deserved break to […]

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Success, and Next Steps, on Undergraduate Retention

Success, and Next Steps, on Undergraduate Retention

| February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

At the Webster Groves campus, the latest enrollment report for flat fee undergraduates shows the number of returning undergraduates for Spring semester has surpassed the budgeted figure. A strong push by many individuals helped surpass the goal. Shortly following the registration dates for the next semester, a campus-wide effort begins to reach out and help […]

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Office of Military Affairs Adds to Offerings for Military Families

Office of Military Affairs Adds to Offerings for Military Families

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University has entered into agreements with both the National Military Family Association (NMFA) and the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation to assist military families with tuition costs. The National Military Family Association (NMFA), a nonprofit that works to strengthen and protect military families, announced the new collaboration with Webster University to offer military spouses […]

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Spread the Word: Freshman Preview Day Feb. 16

Spread the Word: Freshman Preview Day Feb. 16

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The time has come again to let high school seniors, neighbors, friends and other prospective students know about the upcoming Freshman Preview Day on Feb. 16. This is an excellent chance to learn about Webster University and explore what college is all about! The best way to learn if a school is the right fit […]

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Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

| January 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University was well represented at the 2015 STEM Extravaganza at Hazelwood Central High School last weekend by representatives from the departments of Audio Production Audio Aesthetics & Technology (led by department chair Barry Hufker), Math and Computer Science (John Aleshunas) and Biological Sciences (Victoria Brown-Kennerly and Stephanie Schroeder). The event drew approximately 1,000 K-12 […]

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Fellow Centennial: Admissions reps meet with Big Brothers Big Sisters about college prep

Fellow Centennial: Admissions reps meet with Big Brothers Big Sisters about college prep

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Staff from Admissions and the Academic Resource Center presented to high school students at Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Louis (BBBS)  on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Corey Hawkins, Admissions representative, and Erin Bullerdieck, Transitions coordinator, were invited to speak to high school juniors and seniors about preparing for the ACT and other general college readiness […]

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