Whether you are a first-year or transfer student entering your second semester here, a returning student, a student transitioning back to Whitman after an Off-Campus Study experience or Leave of Absence, or in the midst of your final year at Whitman, Academic Resource Center staff members are here to offer advice and support!
Please come visit us in Memorial 325 for printed versions of our planners and resources, to chat with our staff about study skills or academic coaching appointments, or to inquire about working at the ARC (more info on that below). Our office is also home to Whitman's Disability Support Services, so please contact us if you have any questions about accommodations at Whitman College.
Work for the ARC!
During the Spring 2019 semester, we will be hiring the next cohort of Student Academic Advisers (SAs) to serve during the Fall 2019 semester! SAs live and work in first-year sections and are a vital resource for students just beginning their Whitman careers. Whether you have received an invitation to apply, had a faculty or staff member recommend you do, or simply believe that you have the skills and temperament to serve in this position, we welcome you to apply! Please read the following job description (you will need a Handshake login) for more information.
We are also hiring for the following positions:
- Peer Tutor
- Peer Note-taker (this position is need-specific)
If you have any questions about these positions, please visit our office in Memorial 325, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at (509) 527-5213.
Our Mission Statement
At the Academic Resource Center, we value the lifelong process of education and the drive to learn. Our mission is to support this process for all Whitman students by providing them with the tools to take charge of their individual academic experiences. We connect with students to help them determine and access the resources and support that will enhance their ability to succeed.
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Juli Dunn (she/her/hers)
Associate Dean of Students
Antonia Keithahn (she/her/hers)
Assistant Director of Academic Resources, Disability Support
Janet Mallen (they/them/theirs or she/her/hers)
Assistant Director of Academic Resources, Student Success
Colette Marie (she/her/hers)