Converse Hall seen before the beautiful Uinta mountains

Westminster College

Est. 1875 / Salt Lake City, Utah

Westminster student in the snow
Reilly, class of 2019

You Belong Here

You are someone who is always looking to get more out of life, who yearns for the freedom to explore. You want your college experience to be someplace where you matter. Where your education isn’t just about landing your first job, it’s about starting a meaningful life.

President listening to students' stories in Bassis
Diwas and Kelsey, class of 2019, with President Dobkin

Discover Diverse Thinking

At Westminster College, your journey starts the day you enroll. No matter where you come from or what your background is, what binds you and every other Westminster student together is the desire to live a life of consequence.

President listening to students' stories in Bassis
Jazmin, class of 2019

Find Yourself Here

A liberal arts education at Westminster is more than just learning in order to earn a degree—it’s about learning to lead a successful and impactful life. Whatever your major, you will learn broadly and deeply, studying across disciplines to liberate your mind to its fullest potential.

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Real students. Real stories. On the regular.

Life After Westminster

Your meaningful life only gets better as an alum. For the rest of your life, you'll have access to a deep and diverse network of faculty and fellow graduates. Explore the stories of some recent alum.

Fernando Rivero stands in front of his firefighting crew's truck

Meet Fernando Rivero

Mentor. Advocate. Westminster MPH.

Fernando is a 20-year veteran fire captain and paramedic. Fernando has been actively involved in raising awareness and developing policies aimed at combating sexual violence and human trafficking. He received a Master of Public Health from Westminster and remains active in the campus community as an adjunct professor and the faculty advisor to the Tipping Point, a student club dedicated to raising awareness about sexual assault and human trafficking.

Maddie Bowman, Olympic gold medalist, soars through the air on her skis.

Meet Maddie Bowman

Olympian. Record-Maker. Westminster Undergraduate.

Maddie has become one of the most decorated female freeskiers in history. Since beginning her career in 2012, Maddie has won seven X Games medals and won the first ever gold medal in Olympic halfpipe freeskiing. She won her fourth consecutive X Games medal in 2016 while also becoming the first woman to throw a switch 900 in competition.