Westminster College

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Westminster College can be found in Salt Lake City, UT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Westminster College has an enrollment of approximately two thousand students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 995 (25th percentile) - 1295 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 19 (25th percentile) - 29 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants admitted to Westminster College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Westminster College average GPA ranges from 2.98 to 3.57 for accepted students. About 90% of all students which applied were accepted at Westminster College, and from those that were granted acceptance around 18% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at westminstercollege.edu.

Overall Westminster College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Westminster College was reported as 91.8% in Fall 2020 with over 1,670 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 19 - 29
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into Westminster College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Westminster College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Westminster College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 84.1%
  • 2017-2018: 92.7%
  • 2018-2019: 92.9%
  • 2019-2020: 91.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 84.9%

How Does Westminster College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Westminster College is sixty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Western State Colorado University84.2%
Northwest Nazarene University85.5%
The College of Idaho48.6%
Fort Lewis College91.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Westminster College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading505 - 655
Math490 - 640
Total Score995 - 1295
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 30
Math19 - 28
Composite Score19 - 29
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