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Becky Collier ’17, NAIA national champion in the outdoor heptathlon and a three-time All-American, says Westmont is pretty perfect. She gets elite athletic training at a Christian school with strong academics. 

“I feel like I learn more about myself and the Lord when I compete,” she says. “I keep running and jumping and doing the things that are fun but also glorify Him athletically.” 

She developed her own major—social entrepreneurship—and appreciates the power of business to make a difference. She witnessed this firsthand during a spring break in Haiti helping people start their own small businesses.

The captain of the track and field team, Becky has developed leadership skills at Westmont. “I’ve gained a new confidence and discovered I can be good leader,” she says.

“I came to Westmont for track and field, but all these academic opportunities have been much more transformative. I have a new passion for learning—and I’m not done learning. I’ve been growing a lot spiritually.”

The Riverside, California, native may keep training after graduating or she may work in a social business. “I want to enter a career where I am the best version of myself and reveal God’s glory,” she says.

Morgan Vigil Bethany Le '19
Music speaks to her soul

Ana Bulger Ana Bulger '19
Chemistry is cool

Zach Walker Zach Walker '19
Surfing, education and passion collide

Andy Hernandez Andy Hernandez '20
Pursuing her passion

Andy Hernandez Johnathan Harrell '18
Telling his story

Leandra Marshall Leandra Marshall '17
Finding her place

Josh Edmonson Josh Edmonson '17
Seeing God in research

Abby Gritter Abby Gritter '17
Pursuing social entrepreneurship

Lalia Mangione Lalia Mangione '17
Prepared to serve in many different spheres

Matt Matlock
Matt Matlock '17
The team is like a family

Becky Collier Becky Collier '17
NAIA champion heptathlete

John Wong John Wong '18
Making people feel welcome

David Hall
David Hall '18
Finding his purpose

Rebekah Wong
Rebekah Wong '18
Inspired by community

We come to Westmont from every walk of life. Each of us unique. All of us eager to learn from the others. And even though we’re a diverse community of artists, activists, athletes, musicians, scholars, gamers, and dreamers, we’re connected by a common thread: our deep love for Jesus Christ. You’ll feel His presence in every club you join, game you play, and country you visit. And it’s here, among this culture of Christian values and infinite possibilities, that you’ll discover your passion (or two, or three).

Admitted Students

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