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Snapshot: College counselors learn about Webster during home campus visit

July 24, 2017

A group of 25 independent college counselors from around the country visited campus last week to learn more about Webster and the opportunities available for their students. Independent college counselors work individually with high school students and their families to help manage the college admissions process, and assist them in finding the best post-secondary education options. Their visit to Webster marks an important piece of the recruitment strategy for first-time freshmen.

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Director of Undergraduate/Graduate Admissions Candidate Sessions

July 21, 2017

The Office of Admission will host candidate interviews for the position of Director of Undergraduate & Graduate Admissions at the home campus on July 26 and July 28. This position serves a critical leadership and strategic role in the recruitment of new students to the home campus. All faculty and staff are invited to attend open forum sessions to meet these candidates and learn their potential qualifications for the role.

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Webster Wins Marketing Awards for Recruitment, Inclusion, Fundraising, Social Campaigns

April 14, 2017

Webster University won several marketing and communication campaign awards from Higher Ed Marketing and the Collegiate Advertising Awards. Webster received honors for undergraduate recruitment ("You, Unlimited"), diversity and inclusion advertising, social media ("Cooking Up a Quality Education" video), and alumni donor and faculty/staff campaigns (Calendar Year-End Fundraising).

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This is part of a graphic (seen below) that explains the transition a student takes from a freshman to a career, and how Webster plays a role in that process.

Webster Excels with Opportunities for Economically Disadvantaged Students, New Study Concludes

April 13, 2017

A new study affirms that Webster University excels in offering accessible and affordable bachelor’s degrees for students from households that earn less than the average national income. Importantly, the study concludes that Webster graduates typically increase their earning potential by securing employment that increases their income level from precollegiate levels. In fact, the University is one of the best in the country for increasing social mobility for these students.

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Help Welcome Students to Webster for Spring Term

December 06, 2016

Welcoming our new and returning undergraduate and graduate students is crucial and impactful for Webster University, and the Welcome Student Committee needs your help during the weeks of Jan. 9-19. Faculty and staff can help in a variety of ways with these efforts, while meeting other colleagues and connecting with the people make up our student body.

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Student Affairs Joins Enrollment Management to Become EMSA

July 22, 2016

The Office of the Provost announces the consolidation of the administrative units Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, effective immediately. Now known as EMSA, the realignment will better link enrollment plans with academic and financial plans, and strengthen student experience from recruitment to graduation.

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Admissions, GMC Launch Virtual Campus Tour

May 26, 2016

The Office of Admission and Global Marketing and Communications have launched a virtual campus tour, offering a highly-engaging and interactive virtual reality experience that is expected to generate prospective student interest and increase conversion rates. This tool serves as a supplement to in-person, individualized campus visits and offers an additional resource for prospective students who cannot personally visit campus for any reason.

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