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New students heard from deans and had the opportunity to ask questions of current graduate students.

New Students Meet Classmates, Deans at Graduate Orientation

August 22, 2018

Webster University welcomed over 150 new graduate students at the Graduate New Student Orientation in St. Louis. Students met University leadership and deans, heard from a panel of current graduate students, and participated in concurrent sessions ranging from career development to writing skills for graduate school. Graduate New Student Orientation is hosted in St. Louis twice a year, prior to the Fall I and Spring I terms.

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Graduate international student orientation begins Aug. 18; undergraduates begin Aug. 23.

Welcome Students from 28 Countries in International Student Orientation

August 20, 2018

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) has been working hard to prepare for the arrival of new international students on the Webster Groves campus. Students in this fall's class come from 28 countries around the world. Graduate student orientation kicked off Aug. 18, while undergraduate orientation begins Aug. 23. To extend our warm welcome, please familiarize yourselves with the schedule of events and resources available to help new students when they first arrive.

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We Are All Webster

#WeAreAllWebster: On inclusion, respect and welcoming all students at Webster

August 18, 2017

As students return to campus in the wake of events of violence, hatred and intolerance around the world, Webster University President Elizabeth J. Stroble and Provost Julian Z. Schuster share a message about embracing our differences, rejecting hatred and exclusion, and nurturing a welcoming campus community.

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Welcome to Webster, Gorloks!

Sign Up: Help Welcome Students to Webster Aug. 21-31

July 26, 2017

Welcoming our new and returning undergraduate and graduate students is crucial and impactful for Webster University. Again this year the Department of First-Year Experience Programs and the Welcome Student Committee is in need of your help during the weeks of August 21- 31. We have a variety of ways in which you can assist. Let us know when you can offer your time and energy as the fall term begins.

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Webster Geneva welcomed new students from around the world for spring orientation.

Snapshots: Orientation in Geneva Heads to the Mountains

January 24, 2017

Webster Geneva's Spring New Student Orientation welcomed 77 new students from all over the world to the campus in Bellevue, Switzerland, including 50 through the Webster International Network Schools program. The students were thrilled to be "exposed to so many different cultures and languages" among their classmates, and enjoyed an orientation trip to Chamonix in the French Alps.

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New Student Orientation: Get the app

August 05, 2016

Get involved in Webster's New Student Orientation (NSO) Weekend Aug. 18-21 through the Guidebook app, an interactive way to follow along with NSO 2016 as home campus kicks off the academic year for the incoming freshmen and transfer students. Simply install the free Guidebook app to your smartphone, download the “Webster University New Student Orientation 2016” guide to gain access.

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