Off-Campus Studies

Deadlines and Events...

Need to know a date for an OCS event or an application deadline? Check out the new Whitman OCS Calendar on this page or at CALENDAR.whitman.edu.

Making news...

First Year students who were unable to attend the OCS First Year Information meeting on Sept 4 can download our PLANNING TIPS and check out all of the OCS PARTNER PROGRAMS. Please feel free to stop by our office and scan all of the great study abroad material we have on hand.  The OCS Office will also offer a second New Student Information meeting in the spring.

Meet our new China Sherwood Scholar, Yidi Zhang (Edie). She will be joining us at Whitman for the Fall 2014 semester. Read what Edie has to say...

OCS Alums Speak Out...

As you investigate your off-campus study options, take a look at what our alums have to say about their experiences ...

McCaulay Singer-Milnes '14 and Jacqueline Rees-Mikula '16...Read about the Critical Language Scholarship that these students have been awarded. McCaulay - going back to India to study Hindi and Jacqueline - studying Japanese in the Kansai providence. More on this....

Megan Murayama...Read about Megan earning the 2014 Carlstrom Award and how her junior year abroad on the AKP program in Japan was instrumental. Congratulations Megan!  More of the story....

Nicole Comforto...Nicole, who studied abroad through Whitman's Partner Program, IES Nantes, during her spring 2003 semester is fighting illiteracy by procuring hundreds of books that will be uploaded to a cloud-based library. (read more)

Health and Safety Information...

Global Health & Security Resource for Whitties:  Please remember that Whitman has available for students, staff and faculty an excellent health and security information website, FrontierMedex Global 360.  Find out more...

iNext Supplemental Premium Travel Insurance - As part of the OCS program tuition, Whitman College will be the purchasing iNext Supplemental Premium Travel Insurance for students who attend Whitman Partner Programs during the academic year. Read on...