Administration & Student Government

Students crowd outside faculty meeting to protest tuition increase

Over 120 students silently lined the outside walkways leading up to Gore School of Business Friday afternoon, where a scheduled faculty meeting would take place.  Students held signs protesting h...Read More

ASW Senate passes multiple legislation, including support for the Equal Rights Amendment

ASW Senate gathered in the Health, Wellness and Activity Center (HWAC) Monday night for its fourth and final meeting of the Fall semester.  Senate presented several pieces of legislation, includi...Read More

Tuition increase may ‘jeopardize’ attendance, some students say

Update: 4:35 p.m. President Beth Dobkin publicly responded to student questions and concerns Monday through an email sent out to undergraduates. “For the past several years, expenses at Westmins...Read More

Westminster faces unclear future with the promise of free public college

With about a year before the 2020 presidential election, several Democratic candidates are building their campaigns on big promises, one of those being free tuition for public colleges and universitie...Read More

Administration announces 8.5% tuition increase for next academic year

Students can expect a hike in tuition with a $3,000 increase for the 2020-21 academic year, according to an announcement released from the Westminster College administration Thursday.  Tuition co...Read More

After one semester, students examine Westminster’s two-year campus-living policy

Westminster College eliminated exemption options for first- and second-year students by re-enforcing its two-year residential living policy at the beginning of the 2019-20 school year. WestminsterR...Read More

ASW Senate approves funds for sexual assault survivor support

ASW Senate approved a request of $2,500 toward the Student Survivors of Sexual Violence Fund during its general session meeting Nov. 5. The request is in response to a resolution that was passed in th...Read More

ASW Senate passes resolution supporting creation of women’s club soccer team

ASW Senate passed a resolution supporting the creation of a women’s club soccer team at Westminster College during their monthly meeting Nov. 4.  Through this resolution, senators said they hope ...Read More

With DACA program in peril, Westminster supports Dreamers

Westminster College officially supported Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), joining 164 other higher-education institutions in signing an amicus brief backing the issue, as of October 8, 2...Read More

ASW Senate passes resolution to create resources, support for sexual violence survivors

ASW Senate passed a resolution to create resources and support for students affected by sexual violence during a general session meeting Oct. 7 in the Health, Wellness and Activity Center (HWAC). Thro...Read More