Theme One

Global Innovation Through Inclusive Leadership

Webster University will provide distinctive educational experiences, which highlight our unique global network and leverage the expertise and talents of faculty, staff and students at all campuses.

With our network of international campuses, strong global partnerships, faculty experience and expertise, and global operational capabilities, we are well situated to offer unique global experiences to students and to lead the way in preparing the global citizens of tomorrow with competencies for success. We will strengthen and improve in these areas and seek opportunities to increase visibility for our unique story.


A Leader in Global Education

We will ensure a global feature in every academic program, establishing a common characteristic of all Webster University programs and a point of distinction for the institution.

Global Innovation

Develop and actively manage a strategic portfolio of signature programs and partnerships which highlight Webster's global expertise and which will increase visibility and reputation for our scholarship, learning environments, and co-curricular activities.

Streamline Support for Innovation

We will encourage innovation while recognizing distinctiveness of locations, markets, and diverse populations.

Inclusive Leadership Literacy

We will provide leadership training and opportunities for engagement in the university's critical conversations and initiatives for faculty, staff and students to increase and use their leadership skills.