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Westminster College (UT)

Men's D2 Coach: Joe Kerwin
Profile
Size
3 / 10
1,968 Undergrads / 2,477 Students
Cost
7 / 10
$22,971 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
92% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Rocky Mtn. (RMAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
82%
Overall Graduation Rate
58%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
44% / 58%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Coach's Description

Westminster is an outstanding private college environment with strong academic reputation. The Griffins joined the NCAA Division II and Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) in the Spring of 2016. Westminster won the 2019 RMAC regular season and tournament championships.

Team Road Trips

Most road games for Westminster are scheduled for the Utah and Colorado areas against teams including Colorado, Colorado State, BYU and Utah. The team has also traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada where they played UNLV. Other trips have included road games against Whittier and Loyola Marymount in Whittier and Los Angeles, California.

Recruit Commits
2021
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Matthew Lockman Los Gatos High School Los Gatos, CA Mid
Kade Oswin Squalicum high school Bellingham, WA Mid
Daxton Jensen Glacier Peak Snohomish, WA Att, Mid
Moe Oswin Squalicum HS Bellingham, WA Mid
 
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Xander Gordon Olympus HS Salt Lake City, UT Mid
Jacob Miller Skyview HS Vancouver, WA Goal
Thiago Archar Lakeridge HS Lake Oswego, OR Mid
Jacob Couchot Pleasant Grove HS Elk Grove, CA Mid
Jacob Pickett Tualatin HS Tualatin, OR Mid
Pierce Walker Dripping Springs HS Dripping Springs, TX Mid
Liam Profit Sunset HS Portland, OR Def
Keagan Jones Wilsonville HS Wilsonville, OR Att
Jaxen Wigger Jesuit HS Portland, OR Def
Colbey Alsop Tualatin HS Tualatin, OR Def
Hagan Buchanan Oak Ridge HS El Dorado Hills, CA Faceoff
Timothy McGuire Matanzas HS Palm Coast, FL Def
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Jacob Parks Blue Valley North HS Overland Park, KS Mid
Andrew Thomas Capital Senior HS Boise, ID Att
Gavin Peva Capital Senior HS Boise, ID Mid
Jacob Auger La Costa Canyon HS Carlsbad, CA Att
Mike Spaeth Oaks Christian School Westlake Village, CA Mid
Alton Taylor American Fork Highschool American Fork, UT Att
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Paden Stokes Logan Logan, UT Mid
Easton Albert Brighton Brighton, UT Att
Braxton Packer Corner Canyon Draper, UT Def
Spencer Whinery Thousand Oaks Thousand Oaks, CA Att
Bennett Webster Penfield Penfield, NY Mid, Faceoff
Quinn Lewis Tesoro Ladera Ranch, CA Mid
Gavin Beilman Columbine Littleton, CO Goal
Jacobson Hunter Chaparral Parker, OR Def, LSM
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
Location
1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT, 84105 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Salt Lake City Area
  • Provo Utah Area
  • United Kingdom
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Las Vegas Nevada Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • London United Kingdom
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
Where Grads Work
  • Fidelity Investments
  • University of Utah - Employment
  • Intermountain Healthcare
  • Goldman Sachs
  • L-Three Communications
  • State of Utah
  • University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics
  • American Express
  • Wells Fargo
  • Salt Lake Community College
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Human Resources
  • Zions Bancorporation
  • Granite School District
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Salt Lake County
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
  • Research
  • Human Resources
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
500 - 610
Math
490 - 640
Total
1080 - 1280
ACT
English
17 - 30
Math
19 - 28
Composite
19 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 443 - 523 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 1,666 636 1,030
% Admitted 92% 89% 93%
% Admits That Enroll 18% 18% 19%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.38
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (25%)
    Business (23%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (19%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (6%)
    Finance, General (5%)
    Public Health, General (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Research and Experimental Psychology, Other (4%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Physical Sciences (4%)
    Education (3%)
    Neuroscience (3%)
    Environmental Studies (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $22,971

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$34,984
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$9,810
    Personal Expenses$4,482
     
    Sticker Price$50,276

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$23,552
    Federal Grants29%$4,978
    Pell Grants29%$4,916
    Other Federal1%$2,000
    State & Local Grants9%$1,774
    Institutional Grants99%$21,905
     
    Student Loans52%$6,760
    Federal Loans52%$5,093
    Other Loans6%$14,636

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $82.6 Million $33,358

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,194 $266

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.0%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 955 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $49,800

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.37 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 44% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 8 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 5 3
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, primarily residential

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