Centers & Institutes | Webster University
Centers & Institutes | Webster University

Centers & Institutes

Advancement. Discovery. Knowledge.

At Webster, a rich academic tradition includes research and discovery within our community — at our home campus and around the world. Our interdisciplinary centers, incubators of academic research and issue-focused institutes contribute to the student experience and advancing educational excellence.

Reeg Academic Resource Center (Reeg ARC) »

Provides academic assistance and resources for students, including ADA accommodations and services for students with disabilities; assistive technology resources and consultation for all students; testing, tutoring and writing services for all students; services and support for all students and, particularly, for conditionally admitted students, students on academic probation, and students struggling academically.

Centre Francophone »

Established in 2012 thanks to the generous support of the Jane and Bruce Robert Endowment, creates opportunities for the St. Louis region to learn more about Francophone cultures and take an active part in the local and global French-speaking community.

Global Internship Experience »

Places American students from Webster University in overseas "total immersion" internships that entail extensive foreign language and intercultural experience.

Faculty Development Center »

The Faculty Development Center provides programs and resources to support the excellence in teaching and learning of Webster's worldwide community of faculty.

Multicultural Center »

Programs and services to students and faculty to foster a community environment that recognizes social differences, respects cultural uniqueness, and facilitates cross-cultural interaction, learning and appreciation.

Center for Ethics »

A mission to stimulate dialogue, encourage awareness, and promote critical thinking about ethical issues.

Confucius Institute »

Part of an international network of Confucius Institutes to promote the understanding of Chinese language and culture, and foster friendly relations between China and the world.

Center for Innovation & Professional Development »

The Center for Innovation and Professional Development (CIPD) will develop, promote, coordinate, and support a wide range of collaborative and consultative projects, programs, and partnerships in the public and private sectors. The Center will enable Webster University to develop innovative for-credit and noncredit programs and initiatives beyond its traditional for-credit courses and markets.

International Student Center »

Assists students in navigating the regulations for travel and study at Webster's international campuses.

Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies »

Supports teaching, research, and service to promote global citizenship among its students, staff, and alumni.

Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE) »

A mission to be the premier center for chess education, research, technology, and outreach in the nation.