About Webster

Webster University is an American University with a global perspective. Through our international network of campuses, students have the opportunity to study in the U.S., Europe and Asia. The language of instruction for all locations is English, however students have the opportunity to learn the language of the country they are studying in. 


Mission Statement

We believe in respect for the individual, in personal integrity and in education as a means of improving the human condition.

To provide a high quality American education with a global perspective.

To accomplish our mission, we...

  • Strive for academic excellence; Promote critical thinking
  • Encourage lifelong learning; Foster intercultural understanding
  • Provide individual service; Contribute to the community

In Vienna for 30 years

For 30 years now, Webster’s Vienna campus has been providing a high standard of education in Austria, giving students from all over the world the opportunity to experience the benefits of an American education.  It is an education with an international focus, with students from over 70 different countries, and faculty from 20 countries.

Our goal is to give students a personalized educational experience, with maximum class sizes of 25 and individual academic advising each term.  Webster Vienna is accredited in the U.S. by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), and in Austria by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research (bm:wf) as an  Austrian Private University. Our business programs are also accredited by by ACBSP (Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs).

Webster's Vienna campus is on the banks of the Danube River in Vienna's 22nd district, not far from the Vienna International Center (headquarters for the UN and its agencies).  Campus facilities include classrooms, four computer labs with Mac and PC workstations, a library with online access to Webster’s main library in St. Louis, conference facilities, an art gallery, a bookstore, student lounge and an American-style restaurant. Webster is well served by public transport and is only 20 minutes from the city center.