How can I get a
Requests for transcripts are handled through the Registar's Office.
How can I drop a class?
You have until the end of the first two weeks of class to drop a class. You can either drop a class online or fill out a drop slip and turn it in to the School of Education main office. After two weeks into the term you cannot drop a class, but can withdraw. For further assistance contact your department representative.
How can I contact my
You can find instructor contact information by searching the Webster directory.
GRADUATE: When do I need to Advance to
You must Advance to Candidacy between 9-21 hours of coursework. The Advancement to Candidacy forms for your specific graduate program are available for download. Contact your advisor if you have any additional questions.
GRADUATE: When will I know if my
Advancement to Candidacy has been accepted?
Once your Advancement to Candidacy has been reviewed, you will receive a letter from your department indicating the status of your review. If you haven't heard anything after four weeks, please contact your department representative.
UNDERGRADUATE: I'm interested in
pursuing a BA in Education or a BA in Educational Studies, what
do I do?
If you are not currently an undergraduate student at Webster you first need to apply through the Office of Admission. After applying to the university, or if you are an existing Webster undergraduate student and wish to change your major or add a double-major, then contact Sheila Jordan to be referred to the correct advisor.
Do I need to work on a master's degree
to get certification?
Though not a requirement, students can elect to work on their certification requirements while seeking an MAT degree. Please refer to our section on Teacher Certification.
Can I work on my master's and
certification at the same time?
Yes, refer to our section on Teacher Certification.
When can I start registering for
Please refer to the university's academic calendar.
Can I register for classes over the
Students can only register for classes online or through their advisor.
I am unable to register for classes,
what could be wrong?
There are several issues that can prevent a student from registering for a class: 1) the start date of the class is too close to date on which the student is attempting to register, 2) the student has a hold on their account, or 3) the student does not have a password and is unable to log into Connections. To obtain a new password, contact the contact the Webster University Help Desk at 314-968-5995 or 866-435-7270. If you are a new student and this is your first semester, you will need to meet with your advisor, after which your password will be mailed to you.
How do I log in to my online
Select Connections Logon near the top of the page. Students must have a Connections logon and password. If not, contact the Help Desk at 314-968-5995 or 866-435-7270. After logging onto Connections, click on the Student tab on the link in the My Courses channel to access your courses. Access to the online courses will be available on the Friday before the course starts.
When can students
Graduate students can graduate in August, October, December, March and May. Undergraduate students can graduate in August, December and May. The commencement ceremony is held in May for students who graduated that academic year. Students must fill out a Petition to Graduate form when registering for their final term or semester of classes in order to notify Webster of their intent to graduate.
I will be graduating in August, can I
walk in the May commencement ceremony prior to the completion
of my degree or will I need to wait until the following
Students who are graduating in August can submit a request, including contact information and student ID number, for permission to walk in the prior May ceremony to the Dean's Office. Students must be registered for their final summer courses in order for their request to be considered. A response will be sent to the student on the final decision.
Who can I contact regarding my
If you are an undergraduate student, contact Sheila Jordan. If you are a graduate student in CARE Department, contact Lisa Davis, if you are a graduate student in the Multidisciplinary Studies Department, contact Anna Santoya.
GRADUATE: I'm about to graduate, what
do I do?
You must submit a Petition to Graduate form to the Department representative for your Department. If you are a graduate student in CARE Department, contact Lisa Davis, if you are a graduate student in the Multidisciplinary Studies Department, contact Anna Santoya.
UNDERGRADUATE: I'm about to graduate,
what do I do?
You must have a petition to graduate on file by the deadline specified (the semester before you intend to graduate). The Registrar's Office will automatically send you commencement information once your Petition to Graduate has been processed.
UNDERGRADUATE: Who can I contact if I
have questions regarding my Petition to
Please contact Sheila Jordan.