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Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Westmont! With your academic success and desire to pursue a life marked by significance, you’ll thrive at Westmont. As you choose a college—a decision that will shape your future in profound ways—discover how Westmont will prepare you for meaningful work and service wherever God leads you.

We seek people like you who desire a strong academic program and want to grow in all areas of your life. Our students not only study the world but care about it and strive to help people however they can: going on a short-term mission; becoming a doctor, teacher or pastor; starting or running a business to provide jobs and a better life; fulfilling the dream that God gives them. They also know how to have fun and enjoy life on campus and in Santa Barbara.

Come pursue your passions and discover your calling. Westmont will launch you for life, equipping you with the skills and knowledge you need and connecting you to a strong community of alumni and friends who recognize your worth.

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Next Steps for Admitted Students


All your hard work has paid off! Enjoy the moment and take time to pray about your decision.

Visit Westmont

If you can’t attend Admitted Student Days and haven’t visited our campus, you need to see it for yourself. For more information and to schedule a visit, go to the visit page.

Attend Admitted Student Days March 4-5 or April 8-9, 2016

Learn more about Westmont and meet our faculty and students at Admitted Student Days. Participate in class, worship in chapel, stay overnight in the residence halls, and more. Even if you've visited before, this event will provide a deeper experience of life at Westmont. Bring the whole family!

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File Financial Aid Forms

Make certain all financial aid forms have been filed. The FAFSA should be submitted between January 1 and March 2. If you are a California resident, remember your GPA Verification form. In March, all admitted students who have submitted their FAFSA (fafsa.ed.gov) information to Westmont will receive an email with instructions on how to view their financial aid package. This email will be directed to whichever email address the student listed on the application. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office at 805-565-6063 or finaid@westmont.edu.

Confirm Your Offer of Admission by May 1

Confirm online at westmont.edu/confirm. Confirmation requires a $500 deposit, preferably by credit card (checks may be submitted, payable to Westmont College). The Housing Application will be at this site and must also be completed with a photo of yourself (passport size). Deposits submitted prior to May 1 are refundable until May 1 upon written request of cancellation of confirmation. Deposits submitted after deadline may be placed on a confirmation Wait List.

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