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Westmont Volleyball Suffers Third Straight Loss; Libby Dahlberg Injured

Westmont Volleyball, ranked 11th in the NAIA, suffered its third Golden State Athletic Conference loss in as many games at Hope International (10-8, 3-3 GSAC), falling 14-25, 23-25, 25-22, 25-20, 15-8. As a result, the Warriors fall to 11-4 overall and 2-3 in GSAC play. … more

Vanguard Outlasts Westmont Volleyball in Five Sets

In a thrilling Golden State Athletic Conference match in front of 350 boisterous fans, NAIA No. 11 Westmont Volleyball (11-3, 2-2 GSAC) came up a bit short, falling to 21st-ranked Vanguard (15-2, 3-1) in five sets by scores of 21-25, 25-22, 19-25, 25-20 and 15-8.  … more

Westmont Researchers Use High-Tech Tool to Study Neurological Disorders

As part of a summer research project, Yi-Fan Lu, Westmont assistant professor of biology, and senior Heidi Pullmann used the new microelectrode array, purchased through the Westmont Provost’s Office, to detect and record the response of neurons to genetic mutation or toxins. … more

NAIA Honors Westmont Athletes Libby Dahlberg, Cassidy Rea, Women’s Basketball Coach Kirsten Moore

Two Westmont student athletes and women’s basketball coach Kirsten Moore received prestigious awards from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. … more

Westmont Men Battle Azusa Pacific to a 1-1 Draw

Westmont Men’s Soccer battled long-time rival Azusa Pacific to a 1-1 draw on Saturday in a nonconference men’s soccer match at Thorrington Field. … more

Westmont Volleyball Suffers Rare GSAC Loss

For the first time since 2015, Westmont Volleyball (11-2, 2-1 GSAC) lost a Golden State Athletic Conference match. … more

Maddi Berthoud’s Goal Lifts Westmont Over Azusa Pacific

Westmont Women’s Soccer (7-0-1) renewed an old rivalry today and walked away with a 1-0 victory against Azusa Pacific (0-4) in the Warriors’ final game of the non-conference season. … more

Westmont College Changes Policy to Offer Housing Assistance to More Faculty, Employees: College has 13 condo units under construction near Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital to add to its 41 single-family homes near campus

Westmont College is trying to make it easier for faculty members and employees to buy homes.

The Santa Barbara Planning Commission last week agreed to let the private Christian college change its specific plan to offer housing assistance to more of its employees and faculty. more

Westmont Ranks Among Top National Colleges

The recently released 2019 rankings of U.S. colleges and universities confirm Westmont as one of the top Christian colleges in the nation.

PayScale’s Best Colleges in California by Salary Potential lists Westmont as No. 19, nearly 40 spots above its closest California competitor in the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and fourth among all faith-based schools in the state. more

Westmont College Changes Policy to Offer Housing Assistance to More Faculty, Employees

Westmont College is trying to make it easier for faculty members and employees to buy homes.  …more