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Sunday, May 19, 2024

Celebrating the Class of 2024

On the third weekend of May 2024, Whitman College held its 138th Commencement ceremony. The livestream video is available to watch below.

Celebrating the Future

A Day of Achievement & Celebration

Our commencement ceremony embodies the essence of our students’ journey—marking a pivotal moment of reflection, achievement and the exciting transition towards promising futures. We invite you to join us in this celebration of academic excellence and the bright horizons that await our graduates.

Cecilia Kang ’94

Yes, there’s a lot of uncertainty ahead of you. And like Dorothy, the Lion, the Tin Man and the Scarecrow, you will search for missing pieces of you—your heart, brain and courage. At some point, you’ll see that you have all the important pieces already.

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138th Commencement Ceremony
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138th Commencement Ceremony

Whitman College will celebrated its 138th Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 11 a.m. (the processional started at 10:50 a.m.). The ceremony was held on the south lawn of the Memorial Building. 

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Congratulations to the Class of 2024! All commencement activities have concluded.

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