Get Involved

Students Involvement & Leadership

Campus life at Westminster College consists on more than just going to class and studying in the library. We believe that personal growth is also a fundamental part of college, and we want your experience in here to be the most enriching one possible. The learning you do outside of the classroom is just as integral as your academics.



Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

CPR/AED/First Aid Classes

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Become American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid certified for a job, personal knowledge, or to fulfill certain degree requirements/prerequisites.

Community Education Classes

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Learn to ski or snowboard, get lifeguard certified, Scuba certified, or learn how to shoot photography in the outdoors. Community Ed classes are open to everyone.

Family Night | Family and Friends Day

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Bring your children and/or friends to the Center for free. The climbing Wall and Aquatic Center are available to anyone during Family Night or Family and Friends Day.

Wellness Floor

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Surround yourself with like-minded individuals who are interested in working out, eating right and living an overall healthy lifestyle.

Wellness Fair

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Our annual Wellness Fair, held every September, is a fun opportunity for students to connect with local wellness resources.

Student Employees

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

See what jobs are currently available in the Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation Department as well as all the job descriptions from every job in the department.

Group Exercise Classes

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation

Over 30 Group Exercise classes are offered each week including weekend classes. Classes are included in your Eccles HWAC membership.

Intramural Sports

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation Department

Intramural Sports provide fun and friendly competition in a variety of individual and team sports and activities.

Engagement Opportunities

Math Program

Katherine W. Dumke Center Center for Civic Engagement

Learning becomes an adventure when we share our knowledge with others. Practice your math skills while volunteering in local schools.

Service Learning Scholars

Katherine W. Dumke Center Center for Civic Engagement

Get outside and learn how to use the knowledge you are gaining in your education and apply it to the community.

American Reads

Katherine W. Dumke Center Center for Civic Engagement

A chance to open up a child's imagination and share with them the adventures that come from reading during a tutoring session.

Walkways to Westminster

Katherine W. Dumke Center for Civic Engagement

Get out of your comfort zone and bring smiles to others faces while connecting with high school students and sharing your college experience with them.

Merritt Take Action Project

Katherine W. Dumke Center Center for Civic Engagement

Making a difference in your community is not always cheap. Apply for this funding to make that dream come true.

Community Engaged Griffins

Katherine W. Dumke Center Center for Civic Engagement

Need a job and love service? Get paid to work for a local non-profit.

SLICE (Student Leaders in Civic Engagement)

Katherine W. Dumke Center for Civic Engagement

Have an idea for a community project? Apply for a $500 grant to implement your project. Volunteering.

May Term Study Experiences

Office for Global Engagement

Explore the world next May with your favorite Westminster faculty. Short-term programs designed for a variety of budgets and majors.

Study Abroad

Office for Global Engagement

Learn beyond the classroom. Spend a summer, semester, or academic year living and studying in another country.

Student Sustainability Coordinator

Environmental Center

Get paid to support and coordinate student environmental efforts across campus.

Campus Sustainability Fellows

Environmental Center

Get paid to make campus more environmentally sustainable.

Environmental Center Office Assistant

Environmental Center

Get paid to help put on events and run center programs.

Earth Day Celebration

Environmental Center

Join us each April to learn about environmental groups and opportunities on and off campus.

Bicycle Collective

Environmental Center

Let our expert mechanics teach you how to maintain your bike or check out a cruiser for free.

Campus Garden Program

Environmental Center

Help grow healthy, organic food right on our campus. Volunteer and share in the harvest.

Residence Hall Eco-Reps

Environmental Center

Live on campus and care about the environment? Help educate and motivate others in your hall to live greener!

Outdoor Program

Outdoor Leadership Fellows

Outdoor Program

The Outdoor Leadership Fellows lend their experience and knowledge back to the college in a post-bac role by assisting with field courses and mentoring newer leaders.

Step Out Coordinator

Outdoor Program

Step Out is the Outdoor Program’s partnership with Promise South Salt Lake dedicated to getting youth outside. Westminster students, along with PSSL staff lead trips during the summer.

Outdoor Program Trip Leaders

Outdoor Program

Most of our trips are student-led and students can gain valuable leadership and outdoor skills through the trip leader process. Many students have even designed their own trips!

Outdoor Orientation

Outdoor Program

Start your Westminster experience exploring the Intermountain West's amazing wilderness with fellow first-year students! We offer several trips open to all skill levels.

Residence Life

Connection Communities

Office of Residence Life

If you want to have a great living experience as a first year student, join one of our six Connection Communities and meet people with similar interests.

Mx. Westminster

Office of Residence Life

Participate in a campus-wide pageant in which we crown Mx. Westminster on campus. Activities included are formal wear, talent show, and interview. Contestants will be judged on creativity and poise.

RHA Talent Show

Office of Residence Life

Have an amazing talent? Come showcase your skills in front of your peers at our campus-wide talent show.

Residence Hall Association

Office of Residence Life

Come get involved with RHA. RHA serves as the voice to all on-campus students in an effort to make their experience amazing.

Hall Monitor

Office of Residence Life

Want a job as a first-year student? Apply to sit and protect the residence halls while working on homework.

Resident Advisor

Office of Residence Life

Become a Resident Advisor to help students transition to college and have a successful college experience.

Spiritual Life

Spiritual Life Retreats

Spiritual Life

Learn about different beliefs, be inspired, and serve with others.

Interfaith and Faith Specific Devotionals and Study Classes

Spiritual Life

Gain spiritual understandings and uplift their spirits, and help give inspiration for the work they will do in and out of the classroom.

Coexist Cafe

Spiritual Life

Each Semester a panel presentation on a social or spiritual issue supported by student leadership.

World Citizen's Mentoring Program

Spiritual Life

Mentorship training and practice with 11–14 year olds in after school programs to increase their power of expression and ability to create sustainable service minded adults.

Student Life

Campus Employment

Career Center

Want to make money between classes? The student job board continuously posts new positions at Westminster where you can work for campus departments who provide flexible schedules and great environments to work.

ASW Events

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

A dedicated group of students committed to making sure you have fun stuff to do every week on campus! ASW Events programs happen on different days and times to give you options to continuously get involved and have fun with your Westminster community.

ASW Clubs

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

Join one of our 60-plus clubs, encompassing broad areas of interest. Don’t see the club that you want? Grab a few friends and the Dean of Students office and ASW will help you build your own!

Griffin Gear-Ups

First-Year Student Orientation

Our unique Pre-Orientation program gets you on the right track and helps with your pre-college jitters. Join us on campus for a day of great information and stay for the night in a cabin, as we head up to an unforgettable overnight in the Wasatch mountains.

Explore SLC

First-Year Student Orientation

New Students get to tour Sugarhouse area as part of this orientation experience. Groups will explore different areas of Sugarhouse and Salt Lake like the Leonardo Museum, Rio Tinto Stadium, and Smith’s Ballpark, Coffee Roasters and more.

Business Buy-Outs

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

Explore some of our Sugarhouse Shops on us! ASW Events will provide a time and place, you just head over with some friends for free coffee, ice cream, or other snacks of your choice.

School Dances

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

The Associated Students of Westminster host several dances each year in venues around Salt Lake. Foam Dance parties, Light Shows, Great Gatsby, and other themes provide for a fun night dancing the night away with friends.

Capture the Flag

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

One of the biggest traditions to start the Fall Semester! Glow sticks light up the night as hundreds of students join the First Year students on an all-campus wide Capture the Flag competition.

ASW Block Party

Associated Students of Westminster (ASW)

A culminating event of the New Student Orientation programs put on by the Associated Students of Westminster—Events Team (ASW Events). Food Trucks, Games, Music, and more means you don’t want to miss this party!

Transfer Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation

A condensed orientation program specifically for transfer and returning students. We focus this program on what to expect from Westminster and prepare you for your transition to a new institution.

New Student Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation

The kick-off event for all new incoming students to get to know our campus. Several days of fun events geared at informing your experience and building relationships with new classmates, staff, and faculty.