A private comprehensive liberal arts college in Salt Lake City, UT, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in liberal arts and professional programs. Website
About Salt Lake City

Make Tracks to Salt Lake City

The unique benefits of our Salt Lake City location extend way beyond our beautiful campus in Sugar House, one of the city's funkiest neighborhoods. All the resources of downtown Salt Lake and the surrounding area are a huge part of your total Westminster experience.

 

Internships and employment

Westminster leads the state for the percentage of students who complete internships before they graduate. Opportunities abound with large and small businesses, high-tech companies, health care services, financial institutions, state and local government offices, legal firms, and everything else you'd expect in a thriving metropolitan center.

Entertainment

The SLC music scene ranges from rock and emo to blues and punk, with a variety of clubs and coffeehouses featuring local artists. Comedy is always on tap with the Laughing Stock, Utah's longest-running improv group. And of course, there are lots of great restaurants and movie theatres.

Art and Culture

SLC is the home of the Utah Symphony, the Utah Opera, Ballet West, Repertory Dance Theatre, as well as museums and art galleries galore.

Festivals

Annual events include Park City's famous Sundance Film Festival, the Greek Festival (the largest ethnic celebration in the state), Utah Arts Festival, Snowbird Rock & Blues Festival, Living Traditions Festival, and tons more.

Professional Sports

You'll love the energy and excitement of Utah Jazz games. Other teams include; REAL Salt Lake (soccer), Utah Blaze (arena football), Salt Lake Bees (Triple-A baseball), and the Utah Grizzlies (ice hockey).

Healthy lifestyles

Salt Lake City was recently named the "Fittest City in America" by Men's Fitness magazine, due in part to its abundance of parks and athletically active residents. Described by the mayor as an "increasingly walkable, bikeable city," SLC residents topped the list for participation in activities such as hiking, running, swimming, and yoga, among others.

First-rate Business Environment

Salt Lake City and Utah receive some impressive accolades for business culture. Check out these great recent news stories: