Program Cost and Dates

The WNDI will offer several styles of debate for several lengths of time to best accomodate your summer needs.  The WNDI will offer Policy/CX debate, Lincoln-Douglas debate, Public Forum debate, Parliamentary debate, and Extemporaneous speaking.  All programs include housing in a Whitman College dormitory and three outstanding all-you-can eat meals every day.

All programs are for any skill level, we will tailor lab leaders and other students to your level for you.

Program Options



Policy, Lincoln Douglas, Public Forum, Parli (new!), Extemp

3 Week

6/21 - 7/11


2 Week

6/21 - 7/4


1 Week

6/21 –6/27



Also, consider the "Northwest LD Scholars Program" with two weeks at Whitman and two weeks at Lewis & Clark.  See our front page for more information.

Northwest LD Scholars

4 weeks (6/28 to 7/11 at Whitman, 7-11 to 7/25 at Lewis & Clark)              Cost:  $2,250

Register by Friday, April 3rd to ensure a spot in the workshop. To register, mail in your $250 deposit (applies toward tuition) and we will send you the registration forms. Send your check made payable to "Whitman College" to WNDI c/o Debate team; 345 Boyer Ave; Whitman College; Walla Walla, WA 99362. You can also pay your deposit here (pay pal) and we'll send you the registration form within two to three days.


Any questions about program dates, scheduling, housing, and meal plans should be directed to