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A unique environment for learning differentiates Westminster College (Salt Lake City, UT). Over the years, Westminster has become nationally recognized for its exceptional liberal arts programs, its single-minded focus on student learning, its vibrant community and its track record of student success.

Westminster's unique location, adjacent to the Rocky Mountains, further enriches the college experience. Enrolling 2,200 undergraduates and 800 graduate students, Westminster offers 38 undergraduate majors and 12 graduate programs. From business to aviation operations to theatre performance, Westminster provides students with hands-on, experiential learning opportunities in and out of the classroom.

Some of Westminster's distinctive programs include Winter at Westminster - a unique exchange that allows students to visit for a semester to experience Utah's winter wonderland; the McNair Scholars program, an elite national graduate school preparation program for low-income, first generation and underrepresented students; and, Westminster Scholars, a problem-based curriculum.

Westminster has a strong commitment to athletics and introduced five new sports programs over the past five years. More than 40 U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team athletes are enrolled at Westminster; 14 students competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics.