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The Student Affairs Office at Westminster College was responsible for student orientation and worked with student government to prepare student handbooks each year. Beginning in 1983, the name of the office changed to the Student Services Office. The name has changed once again, now to Student Life Office. The director of the Office of Residence Life reports to the Dean of Students in the Student Life Office.
Several Westminster College webpages provide students with orientation, housing, and student services information:
Content Description +/-
This collection consists of residence life records from Westminster College, Salt Lake City. The materials date from 1962-2008 and were created or collected by the Office of Residence Life and Student Life Office (earlier called the Student Affairs Office and Student Services Office). There are residence hall floor plans and handbooks, residential students telephone directories, and records of the Distinguished Residents Program.
The residence hall floor plans (Box 1, Folder 1) are undated.
The residential students telephone directories (Box 1, Folder 2) in the collecton date 1992-1994, Fall and Spring 1998, Summer 2000, Spring 2001, Spring and Fall 2005, Spring and Fall 2006, Spring 2007, Spring and Fall 2008.
The Distinguished Residents Program records (Box 1, Folder 3) contain a description of the program, an invitation, and correspondence dated August 19, 1985 from Dean of Students G.D. Fitzer to Gordon Baer regarding his distinguished residency from November 10-16, 1985.
The residential hall handbooks (Box 1, Folder 4) include a "Men's Dorm Handbook, 1962-63", an undated "Hogle and Ferry Hall Handbook" addressed to residents from the Association of Women's Residence Halls, and a "Residence Hall Handbook, 1984".
Collection Use +/-
Restrictions on Access:
Open to public research.
Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
Twenty-four hours advance notice is encouraged.
Restrictions on Use:
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.
Permission to publish material must be obtained from the director of the Giovale Library.
Westminster College Office of Residence Life records, 1962-2008, ACC-191, Giovale Library Archives, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Arranged by topic.
Processed 2012 by Giovale Library staff; revised July 2014 by Nicole La Count.
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1998- ). Office of Residence Life
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1902-1983). Student Affairs Office
Westminster College of Salt Lake City. Student Services Office
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1998- ). Student Life Office
Collection materials are in English.
0.2 linear feet
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Finding aid written July 2014 by Nicole La Count and expanded by Sarah Shaw.
EAD Creation Date:
2014 July 22 by Sarah Shaw
Describing Archives : A Content Standard (DACS)
Related collections in Giovale Library Archives:
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1902-1983)--Student housing
Dormitories--Designs and plans
Form or Genre Terms:
Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources