Academic Excellence

Honors Profile*

Westminster's Honors College offers a distinctive course of study for academically and intellectually prepared students who want to challenge themselves. Approximately 245 Westminster students were a part of the Honors College in 2018-19 school year.

In the Fall of 2018, Westminster welcomed 64 additional first-year Honors students, who had an impressive academic profile:

  • Average ACT: 29.5 (1370 SAT equivalent)
  • Average GPA: 3.8
  • States Represented: 14 (39% of the class comes from outside of Utah)

The Honors College also benefits from a 92% retention rate of first-year students entering their second year in the program (2014–18), thanks to engaging first-year programming for the cohort, a robust mentoring program, and a strong advising model.

*As of October, 2019