Student Services

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The primary components of the philosophy of Student Services include providing excellent services for students, encouraging community development, involving students in life beyond the classroom, and providing leadership opportunities, all in an environment characterized by support and challenge.

Click the links below for more information about the services offered to Whitman students.

  • Academic Support

    The Academic Resource Center (ARC) is the place to go to for academic support, including personalized guidance in study skills, schedule planning, goal definition, concentration, motivation and test preparation.

  • Bon Appétit

    Bon Appétit offers a delicious selection of meals and quick at several campus locations.

  • Bookstore

    The Whitman College Bookstore offers an expansive selection of items, including textbooks, dorm supplies, clothing, and other college essentials.

  • Community Service

    The Community Service office connects the Whitman College community with volunteer opportunities in Walla Walla.

  • Counseling Center

    Personal and psychological counseling by professionally trained counselors is available to all students at no charge.

  • Health Center

    Welty Student Health Center is open 24/7, except during school breaks. Clinic services are offered on a walk-in basis, with nurse triage prior to seeing physician. Emergent Care takes priority.

  • Intercultural Center

    The Intercultural Center works to strengthen Whitman’s intercultural community and ensure a positive Whitman experience for those from historically under-represented backgrounds.

  • Outdoor Program

    The Outdoor Program fosters personal growth, facilitates learning and creates recreational opportunities through leadership development, skills training and safe, environmentally sound trips in a supportive community.

  • Campus Post Office

    Learning outcomes for student jobs at the Campus Post Office.

  • Reid Campus Center

    The Reid Campus Center is where you'll find the campus post office, the Outdoor Program rental shop, the Student Engagement Center, and more.

  • Residence Life

    The residence life program at Whitman College depends upon student involvement at many levels in an attempt to enhance the classroom experience and bring what is learned there to life.

  • Security

    The Office of Security plays an important role in ensuring the safety of students, faculty and staff members, and visitors to campus.

  • Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response Network

    Use this link to submit a request for assistance.

  • Sober @ Whitman

    This group meets weekly on campus to support each other in sobriety.

  • Spiritual Life

    There are several religious and spiritual groups at Whitman and many places of worship within just one mile of campus.