List of Communities

Learning Communities

Webster University has a selection of distinct Learning Communities to choose from:

SCHOLARS LEARNING COMMUNITY- Academic Exploration and Discovery

Open to first-year students who seek an advanced application of their academic and social interests (1 cohort - 15 spots available)

PATHWAYS- Exploring Options and Making Connections

Open to first-year students who are undeclared or those who wish to understand different options with a major (2 cohorts- 30 spots available)

DIVERSITY IN THE US

Open to first-year students who who seek to examine the diversity of identity and our place in US culture (1 cohort- 15 spots available)

GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT - Empowering Students as Global Citizens

Open to first-year students who have an interest in international understanding, including but not limited to international studies, international relations and studying abroad (1 cohort- 15 spots available)

COMMUNICATIONS- School of Communications Community

Open to first-year students with any major in the School of Communications (2 cohorts- 30 spots available)

EDUCATION- School of Education Community

Open to first-year students majoring in the School of Education (1 cohort- 15 spots available) 

COMING SOON AS AN ADDITION FOR  FALL 2017:

FIRST GENERATION LEARNING COMMUNITY 

Are you a first generation student? Here at Webster we are here to support you through your collegiate journey and beyond. With classes geared to help you define your goals and the steps to reach them success is just around the corner. (1 cohort- 15 spots available)  

SOCIAL JUSTICE 

Would you like to work in the social justice field post graduation? With this Learning community you will discuss contemporary moral problems and dissect social movements of the past and present. (1 cohort- 15 spots available) 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Interested in owning your own business one day? The faculty and staff in this Learning Community will help guide you through the foundational practices of successful entrepreneurs. (1 cohort- 15 spots available) 

CREATIVE EXPLORATION 

Looking for a community where you can express your creative interests? The three classes attached to this community are sure to spark your creativity is new and interesting ways. (1 cohort- 15 spots available) 

STEM 

Majoring in the STEM field can open a world of opportunities. By working with learning community faculty you will have the chance to learn and experience some of those opportunities. (1 cohort- 15 spots available)