New Students



Transfer Credit

Transcripts and Diplomas

Contact Information

Phone: (805) 565-6060

Mailing Address:
Westmont College
Student Records
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Kerrwood Hall, First Floor

Office Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
8:30am-10:15am and 11:30am-4:30pm

Tuesday, Thursday:



Continuing Students: Begins April 10-12, 2018 and continues through April 27, 2018

New Students: Begins July 25, 2018 and continues through August 26, 2018

Registration instructions will be sent via student's Westmont email address and their personal email address on June 29th. All registration will take place via WebAdvisor.

Registration Checklist


1. Set your Westmont College Email/WebAdvisor Password.

  • How to Set My Password Your Westmont username, social security number and date of birth are required. Your Westmont username was emailed from the Admissions office. If you do not have a social security number, or have difficulty setting your password, contact Jeff Aquilon ( or 805-565-6250) for assistance.
  • After you've set your password, check that you can log into your Westmont email account at using your username and new password.
    • Only use the prefix of your Westmont email address to log into Westmont email and WebAdvisor. Do not use "" as part of your username.
    • Your username is NOT your ID number. It is typically the first letter of your first name and your full last name.

2. Getting Started: Tools to Map Out Your First Semester

  • Find information on your Academic Advisor, the General Education program, the college catalog and review your individualized program evaluation.

3. Discover Your “Major” Potential at Westmont College

  • Research major options and sample 4-year plans for a number of majors.

4. Mandatory Foreign Language Placement Exam

  • Take the Foreign Language placement exam to determine which courses to register for in future semesters.

5. Preparing to Register for Your First Semester at Westmont

  • Review accepted test scores and transfer credit, determine which courses to take in your first semester, and use WebAdvisor to register for your courses at your assigned registration time.

6. I'm on a Waitlist. Now What?

  • How to add classes that you are waitlisted for and make other schedule changes during the add/drop period.

7. Stay in the Know

  • Helpful information on the Academic Calendar and the Registrar's website.

8. Academic Advising Contact Information

  • Prepare to call in with any registration questions you may have to our Student Records Office staff membes

9. Order Textbooks Online

  • Purchase textbooks after you have registered for courses.  Your online order will be available for pick-up at the Westmont Post Office. You will receive a notice in your Westmont mailbox when your order is ready for pick-up.