Photos & Images

Webster University Photography & Image Statement

Effective June 1, 2013 until amended or updated.


Webster University occasionally uses digital images of currently enrolled students, faculty, adjunct faculty, staff, alumni and visitors in order to advance awareness and reputation of the institution. By attending events, enrolling in or being employed by Webster University, you authorize the use of your likeness without compensation from the University for the purposes of general internal communication, reporting of campus news and events and use with off-campus media outlets and publications. *

This includes rights to publish such images on the University website, alumni magazine, PR/informational materials, admissions publications and any other University-related publication. Images may appear as, but not limited to, print, broadcast, video, CD-ROM, DVD and electronic/online media.

Generally, it is not necessary to obtain a release for any individual or group photographed in a public venue or at a public event and these photos remains the property of Webster University.

If the images will be used in University external advertising projects, an additional photo release will be obtained by the Global Marketing and Communications Department.

Webster University Photo Release (PDF)

*Webster University adheres to any established protocols and procedures required of various educational and corporate partners, including the Department of Defense and Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). A signed photo release will be obtained by the parent or guardian of a minor (under the age of 18) before photo is taken.

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