Graduate International Student | Webster University

Graduate International Students

Cost of Attendance

It is important for international students to be aware of the full cost of university attendance in order to plan appropriately for an investment in higher education. The cost of attendance includes other elements besides tuition that international students should be prepared for. To that end, you can find a complete list of university costs for the current academic year listed below.

Estimated Costs for the 2019-2020 Academic Year for Graduate International Students
Location Tuition Living Expenses Health Insurance Total
 St. Louis $18,000 $16,030 $2,475 $36,505
 Orlando $15,120 $18,800 $2,475 $36,395
 Irvine $18,720 $20,835 $2,475 $42,030

Living Expenses include estimates for housing, food, personal care, entertainment, and books.

Health Insurance is mandatory for all international students unless they have a government-sponsored health insurance.

Students With Dependents

Married students or students with children should add an additional $4,500 for a spouse and $3,000 for each child traveling with them to the United States. For additional information, click on 'How to Bring My Dependent'.


For graduate students: Please note, Webster University does not offer merit-based or any other scholarships for graduate study. However, occasionally the University offers graduate assistantships. Though competitive, they can provide up to 1/2 of tuition.  Please click here for details.