Giving Why Give?
"The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit."
Integrating learning and devotion
Giving students both the spiritual and intellectual resources they need to be effective in every sphere of society.
Actively Engaged, Firmly Rooted
“We believe that Westmont students not only have a responsibility to prepare for a life of contribution, a life of leadership, and a life of service, but they also have a responsibility to help change the world for the better.”
To thrive and lead in a global and interdependent world, our students need to think critically, communicate clearly and act with integrity.
Colleges face increasing pressure to make the cost of a high-quality education affordable. Westmont seeks to make our distinctive education available to even more students and families by growing scholarship endowments and raising funds through the Westmont Fund.
Scholarships remove barriers and provide opportunity so that promising students bring diverse perspectives to our vibrant community:
Westmont prepares students to successfully navigate the ever-changing future through internships, research and entrepreneurial opportunities. These hands-on experiences enable students to connect academic studies with real-world application.
World-class professors in state of the art facilities give students a front row seat at the leading edge of innovation and exploration:
Westmont offers students a world-class leadership program designed to prepare a new generation of ethical and effective leaders.
Five Innovative Institutes help students develop practical and transformational leadership skills with a global perspective:
Westmont encourages students to become the best expression of themselves and find their calling in the world. A passionate faculty mentors students both in and out of the classroom.
Our Career Development and Calling department helps students explore their abilities, interests, and affinities matched to calling and purpose. Counselors help students build a framework for evaluating which majors to choose, internships to pursue, and jobs or graduate schools to consider.