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Westminster College of Salt Lake City

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1875
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: 4-1-4
Undergraduate student body: 1,959
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $56,596,570
Admissions Address

1840 S. 1300 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84105-3697

Website

http://www.westminstercollege.edu

Admissions E-mail

admission@westminstercollege.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.5
Send application by: Rolling
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Joel Bauman
Admissions office telephone: (801) 832-2200
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: Rolling
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 3 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $40
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
 
http://www.westminstercollege.edu/prospective_undergraduate/ Tuition deposit: $250 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $200 (Partially refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Recommended
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 2 3
Science 3 3
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language 2 3
Social studies 2 2
History 1 1
Academic electives 2 3
Total academic units 16 19

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: August 30
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Important
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 79%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 79%
Total applicants: 1,182
Total acceptances: 936
Total freshman enrollment: 375
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 514
Male acceptances: 401
Male freshman enrollment: 159
 
Female applicants: 668
Female acceptances: 535
Female freshman enrollment: 216
Out-of-state freshmen: 33%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 27%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 53%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 84%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 66%
Average high school GPA: 3.5
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 96%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 34%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 508 – 640
Math: 490 – 610
Combined: 998 – 1250

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 12.0% 6.0%
600-699 28.0% 25.0%
500-599 37.0% 41.0%
400-499 23.0% 22.0%
300-399 0.0% 6.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 78%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 19 – 25
Math: 20 – 27
Composite: 21 – 26

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 7.0% 10.0% 6.0%
24-29 41.0% 41.0% 34.0%
18-23 46.0% 38.0% 42.0%
12-17 6.0% 10.0% 18.0%
6-11 0.0% 1.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%


 



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