We've extended our regular decision deadline to March 31.
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Find out what financial aid you qualify for by filing the FAFSA.
All admitted students who've submitted their FAFSA information to Westmont will receive an email with instructions about how to view their financial aid package shortly after filing. This message will go to the email address listed on their FAFSA application.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office.
Who are the best-fit Westmont students?
They are high performing, but don’t chase perfection.
They behave with integrity and an open mind.
They enjoy the rewards that come from taking on challenges.
They value unique perspectives, backgrounds, talent, and knowledge.
They believe in a well-informed and well-tested Christian faith.
They feel unafraid to ask and answer questions that are difficult or uncomfortable.
They seek vocation, significance, community, and justice.
They strive to model a life of service, leadership, and impact.
Think applying will be complicated? Think again.
Applications accepted through March 31.
|Early Action||October 15, 2020 (non-binding)|
|early action ii||November 1, 2020 (non-binding)|
|regular decision||Extended deadline: March 31, 2021|
|fall transfer||March 1, 2021, priority deadline|
|spring first year or transfer||November 1, 2020|
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Perched between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Westmont's campus offers a great environment for your studies as well as the sun and surf you'll need for study breaks. Find out more about student life at Westmont, and the beautiful campus and city we get to call home.
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Westmont Ranks Among Top National Colleges
Westmont graduates rank in the top 14 percent of the nation for early career salaries according to the Department of Education.
Westmont graduates rank in the top 9 percent for mid-career salaries (10 or more years after graduation) according to payscale.com
National College Rankings
- PayScale: Westmont ranks No. 101 in Payscale’s Best Universities and Colleges by Salary Potential.
- Forbes: Westmont ranks among the top 100 colleges and universities in Forbes’ survey, Grateful Grads, which ranks alumni giving.
- The Wall Street Journal: The Wall Street Journal ranks Westmont among the top 25 percent of colleges and universities in the nation.
U.S. News & World Report Rankings
- Westmont ranks in the the top tier of National Liberal Arts Colleges (No. 108) for the 13th straight year. 6.8
- Westmont is ranked among the top 69 institutions in Undergraduate Teaching—National Liberal Arts Colleges.
- Westmont ranks as No. 101 in Best Value Schools.
- Westmont ranks as No. 118 in High School Counselor Rankings.
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