Webster University is a private institution of higher learning founded in 1915. Its undergrad enrolment is over 2,500. This Midwestern school has a strong international presence with campuses spread throughout the US and abroad including Switzerland, Greece, the Netherlands, Ghana, Thailand, and Austria. The most popular courses and programs are Business, Visual Arts, Communication & Journalism, Computer & Information Services and Communications Technologies.
Hotels and Places to Stay Near Webster University
Useful information for your visit to Webster University
The 47-acre campus is in Webster Groves, a suburb of St. Louis in St. Louis County, Missouri. If you are visiting the school, look for accommodation near Webster University to make it easy to move to and from the campus.
1. Arriving on campus
If you’re planning to arrive by plane, take flights that land at the St. Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The facility accommodates both domestic and international arrivals. From the airport, it is about 14 miles to the university or a 20-minute ride. By road, the campus is accessible from the Interstate 44 and Interstate 64/Highway 40.
2. Top attractions in St. Louis
The Gateway Arch built in the 1960s is an iconic structure built to honor the explorations of Lewis and Clark. Nearby is the Gateway Arch National Park, a memorial park dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, who was instrumental in opening the West to pioneers. A museum and visitor center on the premises features exhibits of westward expansion. If you’re a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, check out the Busch Stadium, home of MLB’s St. Louis Cardinals.
3. Family friendly activities
Take the entire family to Forest Park, a 1,371-acre park where there’s something for everyone from 4 museums and a zoo to outdoor fields and a golf course. For a fun day, head to Epic 6 Laser Tag & Sports Arena. Rock climb, laser tag or do an obstacle course, there are many exciting things to do at the facility.
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