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Westminster has big campus opportunities in a small school community. Come see why students call Westminster “One of the best decisions I ever made.”

For students who attend any of our events, we will waive the application fee. A $50 savings! Get ready for fun-filled and information-packed campus experiences designed just for you. Come to one or all of our Department Days; you’re sure to find out why Westminster is the best choice for your education and college experience.

 

Department Days—Finding Your Path

Looking to get a head start on your college search? Department Days are unique, half-day events from 1-5pm that give you an in-depth feel for college life. Formerly known as Preview Days, the admissions team has decided to provide smaller, more personal Department Days. Each event has specific programming to help you get a better feel for each academic school at Westminster. It's a chance to learn about academic programs, career opportunities, and to meet your future dean and professors.

Not sure what to study yet? No problem. Come to one or all of our Department Days. They are free and filled with information and activities to help you with your college-making decision process. Learn about financial aid and scholarships, specialized programs like Honors and WestARCHES, and take a tour vibrant campus. On top of all that, each event has exclusive activities, so click below to see specific Department Day details.

These events are popular and fill up fast so sign up today.

2016 Events

September

Department Day—Finding Your Path: School of Arts & Sciences/Exploratory

Friday, September 30, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Jewett Center for the Performing Arts | Tanner Atrium

Audience: High School Students

  • Interact with over 20 arts & sciences professors

  • See current undergrad research projects

  • Chat with current students about their Westminster experience

  • Explore pre-professional health programs

  • Learn more about learning options outside the classroom at the Center for Civic Engagement and Environmental Center

  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Women’s soccer game, poetry slam presentation, classical guitar concert

Anthropology* / Arts Administration /  Biology / Chemistry / Chinese, Japanese, Latin** / Communication / Computer Information Systems / Computer Science / Data Science* / Engineering 3+2 / English / Environmental Studies / Film Studies* / French* / Gender Studies* / Geology / Global Studies* / History / Justice Studies / Latin American Studies / Mathematics / Neuroscience / Philosophy / Physics / Political Science / Pre-Dental / Pre-Medical / Pre-Law / Psychology / Sociology / Spanish* / Speech**

All programs are majors unless otherwise denoted

* minor only
** course offerings only

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October

MOSAIC: Uniting Together to Champion Change

Friday, October 7, 2016
8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Location TBD

Mosaic welcomes dynamic High School Students to continue their success at Westminster College. We celebrate dynamic students of all forms and empower them to bring change! Designed to provide first generation and multicultural student as way to come to Westminster.

This event is invite only.

Department Day—Finding Your Path: School of Nursing & Health Sciences

Friday, October 14, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Dolores Dore Eccles Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center | Special Events Room

Audience: High School Students

 

  • Tour our state-of-the-art nursing facilities and laboratories

  • Demonstration of low fidelity simulation mannequins and blood pressure

  • Q & A with nursing faculty and current students

  • Sit-in on a public health interactive video and Q & A with faculty and current students

  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Women’s soccer game, Westminster theatre production- Bellwether

Nursing / Public Health

All programs are majors 

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Department Day—Finding Your Path: School of Education

Friday, October 14, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Jewett Center for the Performing Arts | Tanner Atrium

Audience: High School Students

  • Find out about our distinguished Montessori credential with an undergrad minor

  • Learn about our interdisciplinary and highly regarded elementary program

  • Become more familiar with teaching careers in high demand areas such special education (three and four year programs available), math and science

  • Explore our Fifth-year MAT secondary education program, only one in Utah!

  • Attend a dynamic Westminster recent-graduate teacher panel

  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Women’s soccer game, Westminster theatre production- Bellwether

Elementary Education / Special Education / Montessori* / Math Education* / Teaching English as a Second Language* / Accelerated Secondary Education (MAT track)**

All programs are majors unless otherwise denoted

* minor only
** course offering only

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Transfer Student Night

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
6:00–8:00 p.m.
HWAC—Special Events Room

Audience: Transfer

Transferring is a big process, we get it. That’s why prospective transfer students are given the opportunity to visit campus, and meet faculty, staff, and deans from the different Schools. Come and learn more about admissions, scholarships, financial aid, academic majors, and campus life, in addition to a campus tour.

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Department Day—Finding Your Path: Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business

Friday, October 28, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business | Foyer

Audience: High School Students

  • Hear from current students and alumni about their Westminster business experience and where they are now in the field

  • Speak with local employers who have partnerships with the business school to recruit graduates

  • Check out our Center for Financial Analysis where students practice their disciplines in a real-world environment

  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Women’s soccer game, women’s volleyball game, Westminster theatre production- Bellwether

Accounting / Economics / Finance / International Business / Management / Marketing

All programs are majors 

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Department Day—Finding Your Path: Aviation Program

Friday, October 28, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business | Foyer

Audience: High School Students

  • Attend three interactive breakout sessions:

    • Demonstration/tour of the simulation lab and an opportunity to be a pilot in the simulator
    • Watch current aviation student videos and hear from current students
    • Gain insight about Westminster’s distinct aviation program (becoming a pilot or aviation management)
  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Women’s soccer game, women’s volleyball game, Westminster theatre production- Bellwether

Flight Operations / Management

All programs are majors 

Register Now »

 

November

Department Day—Finding Your Path: Arts: Fine Arts, Dance, Music & Theatre

Friday, November 4, 2016
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Check-in: Jewett Center for the Performing Arts | Alcove

Audience: High School Students

  • Behind the scenes tour of Courage Theatre and the costume lab

  • Q&A with current theatre students

  • Listen to current student audition monologues

  • Observe a chambers players class

  • Audition and/or sign-up for music and dance scholarships

  • Tour the beautiful art studios and ceramic building

  • Listen and watch a lecture demonstration with instructor and current dance students

  • You’re invited to attend other exciting campus activities too!

    • Faculty art exhibit, classical guitar society concert

Dance / Fine Arts / Music / Theatre Performing Arts  

All programs are majors 

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Bachelor of Business Administration Open House

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
6:30–8:00 p.m.

Audience: Transfer

Westminster's BBA is an online, project-based degree completion program designed for the working professional. This program offers face-to-face faculty mentoring sessions while you complete your courses online. Utilize your applied learning as you build upon your knowledge through a series of projects. You will have the opportunity to visit campus and meet with BBA faculty members.

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RN to BS Open House

Thursday, November 10, 2016
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Audience: Transfer

Prospective students who have their RN license are invited to learn more about Westminster’s RN to BS in Nursing Program. Join us for lunch and hear about our excellent hybrid online program that bridges your Associates in Nursing to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Westminster College. Meet with professors and faculty from the program to hear about the active and engaged learning environment of this online program, hear about what some of our graduates are up to and much more. You will also gain valuable information on the application process and how your credits transfer.

Register Now »

 

Saturday Admissions Office Hours

Saturday, November 12, 2016
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Audience: First-Year Students & Transfer

Attend an information session with an admissions counselor (10:00 a.m. or 12:00 p.m.) and take a campus tour (11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.). Find out more about Westminster’s unique environment for learning

 

Financial AID NIght

Date: Monday, November 14, 2016
7:30-9:00pm 

Audience: First Year 

Prospective students and their families have the opportunity to attend a financial aid presentation to learn more about making a college education affordable. Students, submit your application before coming and bring your high school transcripts and official test scores to receive an on-the-spot admissions decision and scholarship award! Come get a head start on your college admission and financial aid. 

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School of Nursing & Health Sciences Information Session

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
6:00–8:00 p.m.
HWAC- Special Events Room

Audience: Transfer

Prospective students are given the opportunity to visit campus, meet faculty, staff, and tour out state-of-the-art labs. Come and learn more about our top rated nursing and public health programs, in addition to admissions, scholarships, financial aid, academic majors, and campus life.

Register Now »

 

2017 Events

February

WiNter Weekend at Westminster

February 17–18, 2017
Check-in Time TBD
Location TBD

Audience: First-Year Students & Transfer

Enjoy a two-day event-filled weekend with admissions presentations and an opportunity to meet current students as well as faculty and staff. Attend a Westminster basketball game and enjoy the beautiful slopes of Utah with discounted lift tickets!

 

RN to BS Lunch and Learn

February 18, 2017
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Location TBD

Audience: Transfer

Prospective students who have their RN license are invited to Red Butte Cafe to learn more about Westminster’s RN to BS in Nursing Program. Join us for lunch and hear about our excellent hybrid online program that bridges your Associates in Nursing to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Westminster College. Meet with professors and faculty from the program to hear about the active and engaged learning environment of this online program, hear about what some of our graduates are up to and much more. You will also gain valuable information on the application process and how your credits transfer.

 

Transfer Student Open House

Wednesday, February 24, 2017
6:00–8:00 p.m.

Audience: Transfer

Prospective students are given the opportunity to visit campus, meet faculty, staff, and deans from the different Schools. Come and learn more about admissions, scholarships, financial aid, academic majors, and campus life, in addition to a campus tour.

 

March

Admitted Student Overnight Experience

Friday, March 24, 2017
5:00 p.m. Check-in
Location TBD

Audience: First-Year Students

High school seniors are invited to experience life on campus. Bring your curiosity and passion for learning, and get to be a Westminster College student for the night.

 

Admitted Student Day

Saturday, March 25, 2017
8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
HWAC- Field House

Audience: First-Year Students

Students admitted to Westminster College, along with their families, are invited to attend this special event, where we showcase our innovative learning experience, vibrant campus, and commitment to preparing for success after college. Students will meet other students who are considering Westminster this fall, attend a class, and visit with representatives from clubs and organizations across campus. This is the day to further explore our academic programs, our campus community, meet your fellow future Griffins, and review the next steps to confirm your attendance at Westminster College.

 

April

RN TO BS OPEN HOUSE

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. 

Audience: Transfer 

Prospective students who have their RN license are invited to learn more about Westminster’s RN to BS in Nursing Program. Join us for lunch and hear about our excellent hybrid online program that bridges your Associates in Nursing to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Westminster College. Meet with professors and faculty from the program to hear about the active and engaged learning environment of this online program, hear about what some of our graduates are up to and much more. You will also gain valuable information on the application process and how your credits transfer. 

 

School of Nursing & Health Sciences Open House

Tuesday, April 19, 2017
6:00–8:00 p.m.

Audience: First-Year Students & Transfer

Prospective students are given the opportunity to visit campus, meet faculty, staff, and tour our state-of-the-art labs. Come and learn more about our top rated nursing and public health programs, in addition to admissions, scholarships, financial aid, and campus life.

 

Bachelor of Business Administration Open House

Wednesday, April 27, 2017
6:00–7:00 p.m.

Audience: Transfer

Prospective BBA students are given the opportunity to visit campus and meet with BBA faculty members to learn more about the program.

 

May

Westminster Preview Day

Saturday, May 20, 2017
9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Location TBD

Audience: First-Year Students

High school sophomores, juniors, and seniors are invited to campus to learn more about admissions, scholarships, financial aid, academic majors, and our active engaged learning environment. Take a tour of our vibrant campus and enjoy lunch with current students, faculty, and deans.

 

August

Senior Summer BBQ: Application Kick-Off

Friday, August 4, 2017
12:00–4:00 p.m.

Audience: First-Year Students

Rising high school seniors are invited to campus to get a first glimpse of Westminster College. Learn more about the admissions process, how to finance your college education as well as take a campus tour and enjoy a BBQ lunch out on Richer Commons.