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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From the Slopes to Vogue

Eleanore Guthrie (’14) created Knorts, a line of knitted denim that, since its creation seven years ago, has been worn by celebrities and featured in the iconic fashion magazine Vogue. Today, Knorts has expanded the denim market by featuring comfortable, simplistic, and stylish pieces ranging from indigo to hot-pink flared pants, funky hats, deconstructed jackets, and Eleanore’s newest creation: hand-colored bikini tops as worn by Kendall Jenner.

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Junior Daud Mumin Named a 2021 Truman Scholar

From a pool of 845 applicants nationwide, we are thrilled to share that Westminster junior Daud Mumin has been selected as one of 62 Truman Scholars for 2021! Truman Scholars are change-makers who demonstrate outstanding leadership potential, a commitment to a career in government or the nonprofit sector, and academic excellence.

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Biology Students' Exhibit at Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Where does water in Salt Lake Valley come from? Where does it end up? Two Westminster biology students helped examine and visualize these important questions for an exhibition currently on display at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts at the University of Utah.