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How to apply for graduate school

Webster University offers a wide variety of graduate programs at our global locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa to help you advance your current career or embark on a whole new career. Webster’s graduate courses are offered in the evening, and many degree programs are offered entirely online.

Graduate Admission Requirements

Students interested in applying to one of our graduate degree or certificate programs should consult the admission requirements located in the graduate catalog. If you are a US permanent resident or were educated outside the US, please follow the steps below. For international students, visit the International Student Admission web page for additional requirements.

If this is not your first master's degree, you may qualify for a sequential degree. For further information, visit the Sequential Admission web page.

Steps in Applying

  1. Submit a completed Graduate Application for Admission with an application fee
  2. Request and submit an official transcript from the college or university that granted your baccalaureate degree

Items to check after submitting an application:

  • Some academic programs have additional admission requirements, including application deadline dates, which are specified in their respective section of the Graduate Catalog. After the application is completed, the University Admission Committee will render an admission decision.
  • Official transcripts may be submitted either by US Mail or electronically using a secure 3rd party such as: Escript-Safe, Parchment, or National Student Clearinghouse. Electronic transcripts may be sent via the following: transcripts@webster.edu. If your former institution does not participate in an electronic secure process, then have your transcripts sent to the following address:

    Office of Admission
    Webster University
    470 East Lockwood Ave
    St Louis, MO 63119

If you have questions regarding your qualifications or the process, contact the campus you plan to attend or the main St. Louis Webster Groves campus for further information:

Office of Admission
Webster University
470 East Lockwood Ave
St Louis, MO 63119
314-246-7800
800-753-6765
admit@webster.edu

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