V.A.U.L.T. (Veterans Accelerated Urban Learning for Teaching) Webster Archives

The description below provides some basic information about the origin of the collection, the materials available, and any restrictions in use that are in place. Note that the list of materials may not be complete as items may be added to the archives throughout the year. Use of the Webster Archives is by appointment only. See our Planning a Visit page for more information. If you have questions, contact the archives staff. 


Collection description


Administrative/Biographical History: The program was established at Webster in 1968. VAULT was a program for educationally disadvantaged veterans to get teaching certificates and ultimately teaching positions in inner-city schools.


Scope/Content: Includes miscellaneous materials related to the program at Webster including several helpful program reports, news releases, brochures, and some correspondence.


Conditions of Access and Use: The collection is open for research use by appointment only.


Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use: Copyright restrictions may apply.


Languages and Scripts of the Material: Materials entirely in English.




Shanks, Holly. (2015, May 1). Webster's VAULT program accepted vets when others didn't. The Journal.