Virtual Events & Programs
Finding Where You Belong at Whitman
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at 5 p.m. PDT
Tune into this Q&A session to learn more about Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism (DEIA) at Whitman. This session will be co-hosted by an Admission Officer who recently graduated from Whitman and a current senior who served as the President of the student body during their sophomore year. This is an opportunity to learn about resources, events and support services on campus and in Walla Walla, ask the questions on your mind and connect with a couple of our amazing Whitties!
Deep Dive: Computer Science at Whitman
Wednesday, April 5, 2023, at 4 p.m. PDT
Interested in Computer Science? In this Q&A session, you'll meet and hear from professors about all things computer science and digital at Whitman—including courses, labs, new technologies, projects, research opportunities and careers! As a computer scientist might say, come with queries!
International Students at Whitman
Thursday, April 6, 2023, at 9 a.m. PDT
Hear from the experts: our current students and staff members who support our International students on what it’s like to go to Whitman as an international student—and get your questions answered about life as an international student, the visa process or any other things that are on your mind.
Deep Dive: Biology + Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology (BBMB)
Thursday, April 6, 2023, at 4 p.m. PDT
Interested in majoring in Biology? In this Q&A session, you'll meet Professor Brit Moss and current Biology, as well as Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (BBMB) majors. They'll address specific questions that new students have about these majors, such as the different combined majors, opportunities for research on and off campus, post-graduate options explored by recent graduates, study abroad opportunities in sciences and more!
Living at Whitman: Residence Life Q&A
Saturday, April 8, 2023, at 11 a.m. PDT
What is it like to live on campus? Whether you want to know more about your first-year residence hall experience, have questions about living with a roommate for the first time or are simply curious about the community you'll create at Whitman, this session is for you. Each first-year residence hall is staffed with a team of trained advisors who will plan activities, offer guidance and study support and help you navigate your college life. In this Q&A session, members of our Residence Life and Housing Office and a Residence Hall Director can answer your many questions about amenities, housing accommodations, room arrangements, gender-inclusive housing, laundry and more!
Navigating Your Financial Aid Offer | Navegando su Premio de Ayuda Financiera
Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at 6 p.m. PDT
Join experts from our Office of Financial Aid to discuss how to read your financial aid offer. This is a general session to share resources and next steps—for specific questions about your offer, please reach out directly to email@example.com.
Hablamos Español! Únase a los expertos de nuestra Oficina de Ayuda Financiera para analizar cómo leer su Premio de Ayuda Financiera. Esta es una sesión general para compartir recursos y los próximos pasos. Si tiene preguntas específicas sobre su premio de ayuda financiera, comuníquese directamente con firstname.lastname@example.org."
Deep Dive: English at Whitman
Sunday, April 16, 2023, at 6 p.m. PDT
Let's explore why studying literature is both intoxicatingly powerful and prepares you to tackle real-world wicked problems. Join Professor of English Sharon Alker for an interactive and discussion-based sample class. Professor Alker has teaching interests that range from literature of the eighteenth century and the Romantic period to autobiography, disability studies, and the digital humanities. Come enjoy the discussion!
Road to Whitman: Next Steps In Your Journey
Monday, April 24, 2023, at 5 p.m. PDT
We're super excited to welcome you all to Whitman. Whether you're committed or still deciding, we know you probably still have questions—from residence halls to student clubs to life in Walla Walla. We hope you'll join us for this grand finale event of sorts—as we approach the May 1 decision. Plus: We'll debut the Class of 2027 Welcome Video! We'll also have current students in the virtual house (from across campus). So bring your burning questions. Let's keep this party going!
More exciting events coming soon—stay connected with us here!