Webster in the Community

Local & Global

Locally committed. Globally connected.

Webster University takes pride in working with our neighbors to create a safe, secure, integrated and healthy neighborhood offering ever higher qualities of life. We continue to promote a welcoming, thriving environment for our students, staff, faculty, guests and neighbors as we strive to fulfill our mission of ensuring high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.

Our mission is be recognized as a leader for excellence as a community-engaged global university where faculty and staff, students, alumni, and partners from communities of diverse types, interests and locations, from local to global, collaborate strategically to:

  • Advance human and community welfare and potential;
  • Improve social, educational and economic progress;
  • Strengthen the economy through international perspective innovation and new business growth;
  • Create environments accessible to individuals of diverse cultures, ages and socioeconomic backgrounds; and
  • Facilitate healthy and reliable dialogue and to build long-term, positive and productive relationships.