Life at Westminster

Groups, Events, Campus Life, and Policies

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Campus Life

What does Seminary campus life look like?

Campus events bring individuals and groups together to inform and foster community at Westminster.
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What things should I remember or focus on while at Seminary?

Take a look at this helpful advice from one who has gone before you in Seminary.
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What accommodations are available for students with disabilities?

All reasonable measures are taken to provide for students with disabilities in order to study and thrive at Westminster.
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Where can I store my lunch (or supper)?

The Seminary maintains a couple of refrigerators for students to use to keep food cool. Find out where they are here.
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Where may I eat while on campus?

You may have food in plenty of places on campus, but, in a few, it is not allowed. Read more here about where you may dine on campus.
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Who is permitted to use Machen kitchen?

Machen kitchen is reserved for the use of two populations, so be sure to read this information.
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Where may I park on campus?

Learn more about where to park while attending classes, including in the event of snow.
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What are the guidelines for automobile traffic on campus?

Find out what you must know if you or others drive on Westminster's campus.
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Westminster's Student Body

Westminster students come from a variety of backgrounds.
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Go for a quiet and conversation spaces?

The Seminary is all for keeping the conversations going, and listening. Find out where to talk and how to keep noise out of classrooms.
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Go to receive my campus mail?

As a student, you'll have a student mailbox on campus. Read on to learn more.
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What do I do in case of an emergency?

Call 911 with any urgent threat to life and/or property requiring immediate response. See guidelines regarding diverse emergency situations.
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What do I do if I've lost something?

A couple of places on campus serve as repositories for lost and found items.
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What do I do if I notice that something on campus is broken, spilled, or in need of repair?

We appreciate you noticing, and the following will explain what you should do in these instances.
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Items for donation

Have items you'd like to make available to others for free?
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Go with any need, crisis, or other concern?

Student Development is the place to go. Your individual welfare and the welfare of student community is our concern.
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Does the Seminary recycle?

Help take care of glass, plastics, metals, and the earth by recycling while you are at WTS.
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What information regarding campus security is available?

The annual security report includes crime statistics; drug, alcohol, and weapons policies; and a fire safety report for campus residences.
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Policies

Student Rights under FERPA

Each year, we notify students of their rights under FERPA.
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Westminster's Honor Code

We expect our students to act with integrity and abide by our plagiarism policy, as stated in Westminster's Honor Code.
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Does Westminster have a student handbook?

Yes! Check the link provided for helpful information, from emergency responses and important policy information to parking guidelines.
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What student conduct guidelines does the seminary have?

The seminary gives guidelines on conduct in two contexts: academic violations and character/spiritual violations.
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I do not have health insurance. Is there a way for me to get it?

The following is our student health insurance policy and options for obtaining insurance.
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What are the sexual harassment and sex offense policies and procedures at Westminster?

The Seminary's policies and procedures regarding sexual harassment and sex offense prohibit these acts and address them should they occur.
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Is smoking permitted on campus?

Smoking is currently allowable on campus, but only outdoors.
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Westminster's Policy on Discrimination

We are proud to serve students from any race, color, national and ethnic origin according to our biblical convictions.
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I would like to file a grievance or complaint?

Learn the steps to take if you have a grievance or complaint.
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Why do I need to attend new student orientation?

Meet your classmates, spend time with Westminster faculty, and complete a last few on-site requirements before studies begin!
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When does matriculation actually occur?

Here's when you're fully enrolled into a program.
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Written by Lauren Finlayson
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Educational Effectiveness Statements

See details regarding our current educational effectiveness, completion rates, and placement rates.
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Written by Jackie Gober
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