How to Apply

Bachelor of Business Administration and RN-to-BS in Nursing Programs

Apply to Westminster

1

Create Your Account

Begin, save, and return to your application online at any time. You can apply to Westminster College as early as September of your senior year.

2

Complete Your Application

Fill out, verify, and submit your application.

3

Submit Your Supplemental Items

Submit your high school transcripts and ACT or SAT scores online with your application. You can also send scores and transcripts by mail or to admission@westminstercollege.edu.

Transferring to Westminster

You've worked hard to get where you are, and Westminster wants to help you take on your next chapter with confidence. Learn more about transferring to Westminster.

Transfer Student Application Requirements

Step 1

Westminster Online Application

Step 2

Submit your official college transcripts online with your application, via email to admission@westminstercollege.edu, or mail them to the Office of Admissions.

If you have less than 30 college credits, additionally provide your high school transcripts. 

Veterans Transcripts

  1. Register for a JST account
  2. Click on the “Transcripts” tab at the top of the page, then click the “Official Transcript Request” tab.
  3. Type in the institute name or any part of the name and click “search” or hit the enter key. Do not use any punctuation when typing the institute name.
  4. Verify delivery method. For Army and National Guard, transcripts can only be ordered and delivered online. For all other services there are two types of delivery methods:
    • Oonline—you can order as many transcripts as needed
    • U.S. Postal Service Delivery—only 2 transcripts within 30 days can be delivered due to production and postage costs. Hard copies will be delivered on the next business day after transcripts are ordered.
  5. Acknowledge consent statement if the location is correct: you will need to click the box at the bottom of the page stating you have read and agree with the consent statement, then click “yes”.
  6. If the location is incorrect, click “no” at the bottom of the page and you will be returned to the list of campuses to allow you to select the correct location.
What if I can’t find my Institute/School/Verification Service in the list?

Make sure you have typed the name correctly and scroll through the list. If your institution or location is not in the list, you will need to fill out the Official Request Form listed under your service.

  • Army
  • Coast Guard
  • Marine Corps
  • Navy
  • Air Force: You may order an official free transcript from CCAF by logging into AFVEC.
    • Under Self Service click "CCAF View Progress Report"
    • In the "Transcripts" drop down click "Order a Transcript"
Where do I send my transcripts?

Westminster College
Registrar’s Office
Bamberger 215
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

International Students

International students are not eligible to study in the Bachelor of Business Administration program due to its online program format.

Important Dates

  • August 1 Application Opens
  • October 1 FAFSA Available
  • December 1 Priority Application Deadline
  • After Dec. 1, application and financial aid decisions are made on a rolling basis. If you complete your application after the priority deadline, you can expect to hear back from the Office of Admissions within 3 weeks.

  • June 1 National College Decision Day and Priority Housing Registration Deadline
  • June 15 Housing Registration Final Deadline

Equal Access

Westminster College administers all of its educational programs, related support services, and benefits in a manner that does not discriminate against students or prospective students with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, or a person’s status as a veteran.

The college is committed to providing equal access for people with disabilities in its programs, services, facilities, and activities. Call Student Disability Services (801.832.2272) if you are seeking admission information in an alternative format or if you need other accommodations.

Master of Strategic Communication and Project-Based MBA Programs

How to Apply

Apply to Westminster

1

Create Your Account

Begin, save, and return to your application online at any time

2

Submit Your Application

Fill out, verify, and submit your application. The application fee is $50.

3

Submit Your Supplemental Items

Upload, email, or mail your supplemental items. See the program-specific requirements below.

Admissions Requirements

All graduate programs at Westminster require a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution. Additionally, each graduate program has specific admission requirements and deadlines. Review the material requested by each program and submit the required items via the application portal, email, or mail.

Graduate applications for the Fall 2020 start term are currently open. Applications for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021, except for the Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia program, will open on August 1. Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia applications for Fall 2021 are open.

If you have questions about the application process, call the Graduate Admissions Office at 801.832.2200 or email gradadmissions@westminstercollege.edu.

International students are not eligible to study in the following programs, due to their heavily or partially online program format:

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Master of Strategic Communication
  • Project-Based Master of Business Administration

 

Program-Specific Requirements

Important Dates

Application Deadline: Rolling

Priority Deadlines:

  • Fall: June 1
  • Spring: Oct. 15

Complete applications are reviewed on a rolling admissions basis. Early submission of applications is strongly encouraged.

International students are not eligible to study in this program due to its heavily online program format.

Application Materials

Applicants must submit the following materials to be considered for admission:

  • Online application
  • $50 application fee (waived for attending an information session or campus visit)
  • Personal statement: Address the following questions in approximately 2 pages double-spaced.
    1. Why are you interested in pursuing a master's degree in Strategic Communication at Westminster College?
    2. How do you anticipate an online program that allows for self-directed and project-based learning will help you achieve your professional goals?
    3. How will your education, professional experiences, and personal characteristics contribute to the program learning environment and to your peers' learning?
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal resume detailing professional work experience to include relevant job titles, work experiences, responsibilities, and related activities
  • Official college or university transcripts showing proof of baccalaureate degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.0. Transcripts or test scores are considered official when sent directly from the school or testing service.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: Rolling

Priority Deadlines:

  • Fall: June 1
  • Spring: Oct. 15
  • Summer: Mar. 1

Complete applications are reviewed on a rolling admissions basis. Early submission of applications is strongly encouraged.

International students are not eligible to study in the Project-Based Master of Business Administration program due to its heavily online program format.

Application Materials

Applicants must submit the following materials to be considered for admission:

  • Online application
  • $50 application fee
  • Personal statement: Address the following questions in approximately 2 double-spaced pages.
  1. Why are you pursuing a graduate business degree at this time in your life?
  2. Why is Westminster College’s Gore School of Business graduate program your preferred program?
  3. How will your professional experiences contribute to the classroom environment?
  4. What personal characteristics make you an ideal graduate student candidate?
  • Two letters of recommendation, including at least one from a supervisor or someone who can assess your performance at your most recent job
  • Professional resume detailing professional work experience for at least the past 5 years, including relevant job titles, work experiences, responsibilities, and related activities
  • Employer letter of support (to waive this requirement, call the admissions office at 801.832.2200)
  • GRE or GMAT test score from within the past 3 years (to waive this requirement, call the admissions office at 801.832.2200)
  • Official college or university transcripts showing proof of baccalaureate degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (transcripts or test scores are considered official when sent directly from the school or testing service)

    International Graduate Student Admission

    International students must provide the following to be considered for admission:

    1. Official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended

    To be official, transcripts must be sent directly from the university. Official foreign university transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES accredited transcript evaluation service. For example, World Education Services.

    1. Proof of English language proficiency

    Proof of English proficiency can be met by scoring high enough on the TOEFL or IELTS exam. This may be waived if you are a native of or have studied full-time for at least 1 academic year within the last 5 years in one of the following countries: United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, or Canada (at an English-medium university).

    TOEFL IBT
    Full Admit: 92
    Conditional Score (requires approval): 84
    Reading/Writing 20 (18 Conditional)

    IELTS
    Full Admit: 7.5
    Conditional Score: 7

    1. Program-specific documents

    Check the program requirements of your desired program above. International students must also provide the following documents before an I-20 document can be issued:

    1. Statement of financial responsibility
    2. Bank statement
    3. Passport information page

    Send or email admissions materials to:

    Westminster College
    Office of Admissions
    1840 South 1300 East
    Salt Lake City, UT 84105
    gradadmissions@westminstercollege.edu