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

International Student Guidelines

To attend Westminster College, we recommend you begin the application process at least four months before the term you wish to attend to ensure that all documents and materials for application are received by the Office of Admissions well in advance of your intended starting date.

Application Procedure

Please submit the following materials and meet the listed requirements. Please try to send the necessary materials four months previous to the term you wish to attend. Please make sure all application materials are signed and dated. After completing these forms, send them by air mail to:

Westminster College
Office of Admissions
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105 U.S.A.

Application Deadlines

Westminster operates rolling admissions and we are currently accepting applications. We start taking applications beginning September of your senior year. The priority deadline for financial aid is April 15 and for on-campus housing May 15. We guarantee housing for all incoming freshmen—but you MUST apply by May 15. After that time, on-campus housing becomes limited.

Application Requirements

Freshman Applicants
Transfer Applicants
Graduate Applicants

Freshman Requirements for Admission

Transfer Requirements for Admission

Graduate Requirements for Admission

The following are requirements to be admitted as a graduate student at Westminster College:

  • Submit an application
  • Hold at least the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree.
  • Present grades or scores which show you are a better-than-average student from all colleges/universities you may have attended.
  • Provide Westminster College with the results of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). Official TOEFL scores must be sent directly to the Office of Admissions
  • Westminster's TOEFL institution code is 4948.
  • Statement of Financial Responsibility (Please contact your admissions counselor to obtain your program-specific form.)
  • Provide verification, in U.S. dollars, of your ability to meet Westminster annual costs by submitting the following: 1) a bank statement, and 2) a student's or sponsor's statement of financial responsibility with appropriate signature(s).
    Please complete and sign financial verification forms and include letters or certificates of financial verification, such as a bank statement, from a bank or other financial institution. After you have been accepted to the college and have sent in a tuition deposit, you will be sent a Form I-20 so that you can apply for your student visa or can apply for a transfer to Westminster College.


In order to attend Westminster, students must have graduated from a secondary school or have obtained a GED.

Transcripts, Mark Sheets and Score Reports should be sent directly from the school to an evaluation service.

University transcripts should be submitted to ACEI (acei1.com) or WES (wes.org) for translation and/or evaluation. Westminster Admissions reserves the right to request the student submit their transcript to WES or ACEI for outside evaluation.

**TOEFL Scores

  • Westminster's TOEFL institution code is 4948.
  • A TOEFL score meeting the minimum requirements for the tests below is required for undergraduate admission to Westminster College.
    • 79 on the internet-based test
    • 45-78 on the internet-based test for EIS Bridge admission
  • The TOEFL may be waived if the student has studied/lived/worked at an English speaking school/country/institution for more than two years.
  • The TOEFL is waived for students who complete Level 6 of the intensive English program at A.C.E. Language Institutes.