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Westminster College of Law (Denver, Colo.)



Est. 1912. Sometimes referred to as the Westminster Law School, it survived the 1917 closure of Westminster University as an independent evening law school. Merged with University of Denver College of Law in 1957, with name perpetuated in DU's Westminster Law Library.


College of Law merges with Westminster College of Law forming the Westminster Association in 1957.


Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 158); Card Catalog- Academic Units; Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume Q: page 279.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 33, issue 37, 1957 March 5

Identifier: clarion_v033i37_19570305

Greeks Hold Annual Fete – Hilltoppers Feature of Friday Dance Night. Denver’s Business School to Host National Consumer Credit Conference This Month. Senators, Officers Back United Fund Make-Up Drive. It’s the Law – Consolidation of the Westminster Law School and DU’s School of Law.

Dates: 1957 March 5

University of Denver Law School - Westminster, 1949 - 1962

Identifier: U201.01.0020.0008.00001

Exterior view of the Hamlet J. Barry Memorial Building of the Westminster School of Law on California Street in Denver, Colorado.

Dates: 1949 - 1962

University of Denver Sturm College of Law Records

Identifier: U057

Collection contains the records of the College of Law at University of Denver since 1892, including the history of Westminster Law School which merged with University of Denver in 1952. The college has been known as the Sturm College of Law since 2004. Collection includes administrative records, publications, student activities and more.

Dates: 1892-

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