Westminster College

Est. 1875 / Salt Lake City, Utah

 

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Welcome to Westminster

We can't wait for you to experience Westminster firsthand and get comfortable in your new home. At Westminster, your learning is not confined by classroom walls. Campus is situated between the opportunities of the city and the endless expanse of Utah's outdoor playground, providing you with an uncommon backdrop for interactive, place-based learning.

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Create Your Community

You want your college experience to matter, with opportunities for social life; interactions with people you wouldn’t otherwise meet; and support for your academic, personal, and professional goals. We invite you to discover your passions, find your people, and build a home.

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Achieve Excellence

At Westminster College, your journey starts the day you enroll. Our expert faculty design academic experiences that will challenge, prepare, and empower you to find a place among the world’s scholars. And, whatever your major, you will learn broadly and deeply, making connections across disciplines and forming your own ways to meet the challenges of the world

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Expand Your Worldview

A liberal arts education at Westminster is more than just earning a degree—it’s about learning how to thrive in diverse environments and opening your mind to possibilities. No matter where you come from, when you join Westminster, you are bound together with other students in building from difference to make a difference.

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Westminster Stories

Your journeys are the foundation of Westminster’s story. Follow the successes of our students, professors, and alumni to see how our story evolves.

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Featured News Story

MLK Unsung Hero Award Recipients

Westminster College is pleased to announce the community recipients of Westminster’s 2021 MLK Unsung Hero Awards: Angela Dunn, MD, MPH, lead epidemiologist for the state of Utah; Lucas Horns of Project Rainbow and YWCA Utah. The Unsung Hero Awards are given to individuals, groups and organizations who are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive campus and community.

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Featured Alumni Story

Take it to the Polls

Westminster College is pleased to announce the community recipients of Westminster’s 2021 MLK Unsung Hero Awards: Angela Dunn, MD, MPH, lead epidemiologist for the state of Utah; Lucas Horns of Project Rainbow and YWCA Utah. The Unsung Hero Awards are given to individuals, groups and organizations who are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive campus and community.

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Featured News Story

Research at Great Salt Lake is Key to NASA's Search for Life on Mars

Before the seven minutes of terror as the Mars Perseverance Rover successfully performed NASA’s most difficult landing on Mars ever, the search for signs of life on the red plant began right here on Earth at Great Salt Lake in Utah.