Morning Academic Sessions

See what academic life is like on campus! Your day will start with an academic experience taught by Whitman professors. Join other potential Whitties in a classroom setting and meet our dedicated and innovative faculty.

Parents and other guests are invited to attend a First-Year Seminar while students attend classes. Lauren Osborne, faculty and Director of Whitman’s First Year Seminars, presents fascinating topics—right from the start of what students will expect in their first year on campus.


You’ll head for brunch to enjoy our new market-style dining hall, Cleveland Commons, and make connections with current students. You’ll also get to know campus by going on a tour led by student guides from the Office of AdmissionYou’ll also get to explore campus with a current Whitman student, see academic buildings, student centers and more.

Afternoon Activities Sessions

You have several choices at both 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. Sessions are 45 minutes and include panel discussions and presentations. No registration is required for these sessions and members of your party can attend different sessions.

Student Activities
Enjoy discovering Whitman Student organizations, events and other engagement opportunities as a student at Whitman

Student Services
Experience our supportive community. Our staff will tell you about all the resources available to students at Whitman and you’ll meet members of our staff who are here to help you every step of the way.

Admission and Financial Aid
Get tips on how to make your college application stand out and learn how to navigate financial aid forms. You’ll also learn about all of our scholarships—from need- and merit-based to our unique talent scholarships.

Steven's Gallery
Check out this gallery in the Reid Campus Center that highlights students from the popular series on Whitman's Instagram account. Written by Sydney London ’23, a rhetoric, writing & public discourse major from Houston, Texas.

Sheehan Gallery, open from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m
View Sheehan’s Fall Show, time | creature | portal | self. This is a fun and vibrant show featuring 15 Whitman faculty and staff from Studio Art, Art History, Maxey Museum, and our Sheehan Team.