About Us - Westminster College - Fulton, Missouri 



Westminster College is a college all about change. Students come to Westminster from every corner of the world to be transformed. They leave ready to change the world.

Founded in 1851, Westminster College is a private, selective, coeducational, residential, undergraduate college.  Our curriculum focuses on preparing students to succeed within their chosen careers and the diverse, global community we live in. Students are challenged and guided by expert faculty to evolve into the capable leaders and confident difference-makers they are meant to be.  

The student enrollment is approximately 950 with a student/faculty ratio of 14:1.  In the academic year 2014-15, students represent 28 states and 76 countries, making Westminster one of the most diverse small liberal arts colleges in the nation.

Winston Churchill delivered his famous "Iron Curtain" speech on campus in 1946, and in recent years George Bush, Ronald Reagan, Mikhail Gorbachev, Margaret Thatcher, and Lech Walesa have participated in the College's international lecture series. Prominent on campus are National Churchill Museum and the monumental sculpture "Breakthrough," created from sections of the Berlin Wall.

The College is located in Fulton, Missouri, a community of 13,000 residents that is approximately 25 miles from both Columbia and Jefferson City.

For the latest at Westminster College, visit news.westminster-mo.edu.