Webster University (Webster)

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Webster can be found in Saint Louis, MO, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 21,000 students enrolled each year at Webster.

Many of the students accepted into Webster got an SAT score in the range of 1460 to 1840, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 21 to 27. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Webster average GPA ranges from 3.13 to 3.52 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of 59% with 42% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. Using acceptance rate data from previous years, we can project that the Webster acceptance rate in 2015 is going to be around 65%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at explore.webster.edu.

Overall Webster Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Webster University was reported as 58.9% in Fall 2012 with over 1,710 applications submitted to Webster. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • Webster SAT Scores: 1460 - 1840
  • Webster ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • Webster Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Webster University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Webster University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Webster University has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 82.8%
  • 2009-2010: 74.1%
  • 2010-2011: 72.2%
  • 2011-2012: 58.9%
  • 2012-2013: 58.9%
  • Projected Webster Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 64.7%

How Does Webster Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Webster University is six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Washington University in St Louis15.6%
Saint Louis University-Main Campus64.4%
Missouri Baptist University61.0%
University of Missouri-St Louis74.2%
Maryville University of Saint Louis76.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Webster (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 650
Math490 - 600
Writing470 - 590
Total Score1460 - 1840
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 28
Math18 - 25
Composite Score21 - 27
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