Study Abroad in Vienna, Austria
STUDY at one of Webster's international campuses which is located in what was voted "Best City in the World" for three years in a row.
LIVE where generations of artists, students and connoisseurs of life interacted. Bask in the inspirational art and architecture, parks, palaces, music and opera, and of course, Kaffehaueser (coffee houses) of Vienna.
LEARN first-hand from local musicians by taking individualized music lessons in this picturesque city.
EXPLORE this European crossroads. Vienna's proximity to Eastern Europe attracts a richly multinational population; the presence of multinational banks, businesses, and the United Nations all contribute to the diversity of this cultural city.
REFLECT on life as a global citizen and appreciate the rich artistry of the historic city of Vienna.
How to Apply
Where You'll Study
Vienna Study Center
Located near the banks of the beautiful Danube and just a few blocks from the United Nations, Webster University Vienna features an American education in an active central European environment which is reflected in the student body. Founded in 1981 at the invitation of the mayor to serve the international English-speaking community, the campus enrolls approximately 450 students from 60 nations. The Vienna campus features modern classrooms, a library, state-of-the-art computer equipment and laboratories, art studios, a student center, student lounges, a café, and more.
Students are generally housed approximately 20-30 minutes away from campus, via Vienna's reliable public transportation system. Most study abroad students live off-campus at the Studentenzentrum Donaufeld. Donaufeld offers the following amenities: Double rooms with private shower and sink, kitchens on each floor, laundry facilities, In-room internet access, Internet café, music room and television room. *Single rooms may be available upon request for an additional charge of $1000. Please be aware that in some terms we may have more students than available rooms at Donaufeld. If we are not able to secure extra space at Donaufeld, you may be placed in a different housing facility. We will strive to provide a comfortable facility, but the amenities may vary according to the location. Meals are not included.
Click here to view the course schedule. If the schedule is not yet online- please note that upon availability it will be posted online and emailed to the admitted students.
For more detailed information regarding costs of program, inclusions, scholarships and financial aid information, please refer to the the Study Abroad Financial Aid and Scholarship Information link. Additionally, students are awarded a $1000 airfare stipend scholarship by Webster University (restrictions apply). A travel agent will book the flight for the student.
- 2.5 GPA
- Sophomore or Junior
- Not be on academic or disciplinary probation
How to Apply (Webster preferred deadline for the Spring semester is September 15)
Please submit the following completed documents together to Des Peres 102. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
- Application (with essay and recommendation)
- Advisor Form
- Conduct Form
- Housing Application
- $165 security deposit payable to "Webster University" (refundable upon completion of semester abroad)
- Copy of your valid, signed passport
- 2 Passport Sized Photos
- Official transcripts in a SEALED ENVELOPE from all colleges/universities attended