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Webster University Archives

About the Archives


Use of archival materials is by appointment only. Please contact Kathy Gaynor, University Archivist, at (314) 246-7811 or for more information.

Campus life

Webster University was founded as Loretto College in 1915. It was renamed Webster College in 1924 and then Webster University in 1983.