Westminster is a private, comprehensive college in Salt Lake City, Utah. Students here experience the liberal arts blended with professional programs in an atmosphere dedicated to civic engagement.
With the goal of guiding its graduates to just and successful lives, Westminster provides learning experiences for both undergraduate and graduate students that guarantee to be life-changing. Faculty focus on teaching, learning and developing distinctive, innovative programs, while students thrive on Westminster's urban Sugar House campus within minutes of the Rocky Mountains.
Westminster is located in the eclectic Sugar House neighborhood of Salt Lake City, and is within 10 minutes from the downtown business district and 30 minutes from six mountain resorts. Westminster's 32-acre campus is comprised of 29 college facilities, including residence halls; a state-of-the-art, LEED-certified science center; a library; facilities for athletics and recreation; art and performance spaces, etc.
2,692 total enrollment
2,127 undergraduate students
565 graduate students
School of Arts and Sciences
Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business
School of Education
School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Westminster College Athletics is a provisional member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) and NCAA Division II, and is projected to attain active membership beginning Fall 2018. Westminster currently has 17 NCAA II varsity teams and five club teams, including: basketball (men's and women's), cross country (men's and women's), golf (men's and women's), lacrosse (men's and women's), soccer (men's and women's), indoor/outdoor track (men's and women's), and volleyball (women's). Men's and Women's Skiing compete as members of the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association (RMISA). Westminster's snowboard teams are members of the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA), Men's Soccer Club and the Spirit Team (cheer and dance) are non-affiliated programs in Athletics and our newest program Cycling (men's and women's) is affiliated with USA Cycling and Inter-mountain Collegiate Cycling Conference (ICCC).
More than 1,900 students participate in service-learning activities sponsored by the college. Westminster houses the Katherine W. Dumke Center for Civic Engagement, which facilitates volunteer opportunities, student-run programs, service-learning, and other civic engagement activities for the Westminster community. In 2015–2016, Westminster students contributed more than 102,000 hours of community service.
Westminster contributes more than $180 million in economic benefit to the community annually, a 33% increase from 2009; and it provides the workforce with more than 900 well-qualified graduates every year.