Whitman College

Whitman College

Perhaps it's our location in the Pacific Northwest, with natural beauty in all directions and a stunning campus that doubles as both an arboretum and an outdoor art museum. Maybe it's the dynamic community of supportive peers, caring and mentoring professors, and friendly staff who live and work here, helping challenge and inspire you. No matter what it is, we are eager for you to find your place at Whitman College.

Whitman College

A place apart
Located in a welcoming college town, Whitman is home to an extraordinary diversity of talents, interests, activities and people. Here it's easy to venture outside your comfort zone, extend yourself intellectually, collaborate with others and share new ideas and insights. Here you will find the teachers, friendships, resources, inspiration, time and space you need to discover yourself and your ability to make a difference in the world.

An inspiring residential community
Although they come from many different backgrounds, Whitman students, faculty and staff share a passion for knowledge and a determination to make an impact on the lives of those around them. The approximately 1,500 students at Whitman come from 45 states and more than 30 different nations. And through a combination of academic rigor and all the extracurricular opportunities offered by more than 100 student-run clubs, activities and organizations, they make a mark on both the college and the larger community.

An impressive campus
Whitman offers students a classic, liberal arts campus that blends beauty with contemporary facilities, modern technologies and historic buildings. Take a stroll along the well-groomed, beautifully landscaped paths of our campus and you'll find why students describe it as the perfect place to strike a balance between the academic, the professional, the social and the personal.

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