Undergraduate Admitted Students

Congratulations on being admitted to Westminster College! The following is a list of things to do to help make your transition to Westminster as smooth as possible.

Next Steps

1. Pay your Deposit

Pay your $250 deposit to the admissions office so we can secure your place in the class. Once you pay your deposit, you can register for classes. Tuition deposits are due by May 1.

Payment Options

Pay by Phone

801.832.2200 or toll free at 1.800.748.4753

Pay Online

Pay Online Now

Pay by Check

Send Checks to

Office of Admissions
Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

2. Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Apply for financial aid online at Our priority deadline is March 1. Contact our Financial Aid Office at 801.832.2500 for assistance or questions.

3. Register for Housing

Make sure to secure your spot in one of our residence halls early, as campus housing is in high demand. Housing applications are available beginning December 1, with a priority deadline of May 15. Our first-year/sophomore living experience is designed to provide students with the best possible college experience.

4. Register for Classes

Registration begins in April with Griffin GearUp, a two-day overnight experience and series of events that allow admitted first-year students to experience the campus and learn what they need to do before the first day of class. Griffin GearUp includes meeting with an academic advisor, registering for classes, understanding the financial aspects of your education at Westminster, exploring leadership development, and getting to know your peers.

The dates for the GearUps are: April 20, April 27, June 1, June 8, June 22, and June 29. Visit the Griffin GearUp page to register.

Students who cannot attend a Griffin GearUp will still have the opportunity to meet with a faculty advisor and register for classes with one-on-one appointments in June and July. To sign up, complete this form: 

Register for Advisor Meeting

5. Attend Student Orientation

First Year Student Orientation spans the four days before the fall semester begins. During orientation you will have an excellent opportunity to meet other students, as well as many dedicated faculty and staff, and get ready to thrive in our campus community!

Transfer Student Orientation is a one-day program that provides the foundation of what it means to be a Westminster student. You will have the opportunity to connect with campus partners and other transfer students.

6. Welcome to Westminster!

Classes start Wednesday, August 22, 2018.


New Student To-Do

Get Your Books

The bookstore is open Monday–Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.; Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.; and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Get Your Parking Pass

Purchase your parking pass online.

Get your Student ID Card

Visit the Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center during operating hours.

Activate Your Student Food Card

You'll use your student ID card for your meal plan. Visit the food services office located in the Shaw Student Center.

Watch for External Credit

If you sent passing scores for Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) exams to Westminster, your college credit will be visible on your self-service account in mid-July. 

Take a Campus Tour

New students are welcome to schedule a tour with the admissions office in Converse Hall.

Need to Defer Your Admission Status?

First-year students who have paid their enrollment deposit may apply for deferral for up to two years.