Why Choose Webster for Military Education?

Webster University and the U.S. Department of Defense have worked together for 40 years to provide high quality and cost-effective undergraduate and graduate programs at military installations and other locations throughout the world. Webster University proudly supports our military students (active-duty, guard, reserve, dependents or veterans) in achieving their educational goals. In fact, more than 7,700 of Webster University's 17,000+ students are military students.

A Leader in Military Education

Classes are offered at military installations and metropolitan campuses and conveniently online. Our courses meet the most stringent accreditation criteria, and satisfy the education training requirements for many military and civilian career fields. In addition, ROTC students receive monthly stipends allowing them to concentrate on more their studies instead of how to pay for them. Webster University offers undergraduate academic credit for ROTC program courses.

Webster University Recommits to the DoD MOU

Webster University announces its continued commitment to our military students by our recent submission to the 2014 Department of Defense (DoD) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).  Webster University, an original signatory of the DoD MOU dated January 1, 2012, officially signed the agreement on July 8, 2014.  The revised MOU incorporates changes based on the Obama administration's Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions serving Service Members.

Nationally and Regionally Accredited

Webster University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 800-621-7440www.ncahlc.org. The accreditation, which was awarded in 1925, includes undergraduate and graduate levels at all locations where the University offers programs.

Regional accreditations may be viewed here.

Nationally Recognized as Military-Friendly

Webster University and the U.S. Department of Defense have worked together for over 40 years to provide high quality and cost-effective undergraduate and graduate programs at military installations and other locations throughout the world.

Yellow Ribbon ProgramWebster University proudly participates in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' new Yellow Ribbon GI Education Program, designed to help military students avoid out-of-pocket tuition and fees that may exceed the Post 9/11 GI Bill® tuition benefit.

Military FriendlyG.I. Jobs magazine named Webster University to the Military Friendly Schools® list of the top 15% of all U.S. colleges, universities and trade schools doing the most to embrace America's veterans and active-duty military pursuing an education.


Best for VetsMilitary Times named Webster University to its “Best for Vets: Colleges 2016” list, based on a survey of several hundred schools. The survey recognizes schools' efforts to accommodate veterans and active-duty service members.


Best for VetsMilitary Times named Webster University to its “Best for Vets: Business Schools 2016” list, based on a survey of several hundred schools. The survey recognizes schools' efforts to accommodate veterans and active-duty service members.


Military FriendlyMilitary Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded Webster University the designation of a Top School in its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education.


ConsortiumWebster University is a charter member of the Service-members Opportunity College (SOC) Consortium.


US Veterans Magazine Best of the BestWebster University is named as US Veterans Magazine's "Best of the Best" list for 2016.


CCMECCME is an active proponent for the professional development of those serving in the military education community by providing a forum for the exchange of information on educational programs, strategies and innovation among its members and associated partners.