Whitman College Fall Visitors' Day

On Monday, October 23rd, we will welcome prospective students and their families to campus. We hope you will join us to find out what the Whitman experience and our community are all about.

Here are just a few of the events and activities you can take part in:

  • Campus tours
  • Admission and financial aid session
  • Class visits
  • Faculty panel on signature programs
  • Fellowships, research and internship opportunities
  • Academic program presentations
  • Student panel
  • Outdoor program slide show
  • Off-Campus Studies presentation
  • Intercultural Center presentation
  • Coach and student-athlete meetings
  • Complimentary breakfast and lunch

Schedule

7:45-8:15 Registration
8-8:50

Classes:

  • Arts: Beginning Digital Photography
  • Arts: Beginning Drawing
  • Chemistry - Organic Chemistry I
  • Spanish - Intermediate Spanish
8:15-8:50 Welcome address
9-9:50

Classes:

  • Biology - Ecology
  • Biology - The Biological World
  • Chemistry - General Chemistry
  • Chemistry - Organic Chemistry I
  • Computer Science - Computational Problem Solving
  • French - French 1
  • Geology - Environmental Geology
  • History - Changing Landscapes: Terrestrial Environmental History
  • Japanese - Intermediate Japanese
  • Psychology - Introduction to Psychology
  • Spanish - Intermediate Spanish
Campus Tours Talk: Admission and Financial Aid
10-10:50

Classes:

  • Arts - Beginning Printmaking
  • Biology - Evolution and Development
  • Biology - Genetics
  • Biology - Microbiology and Immunology
  • Chemistry - General Chemistry
  • Chemistry - Organic Chemistry II
  • Environmental Science - Methods of Environmental Analysis
  • French - Introduction to French Literature: Identités
  • Music - Music History
  • Religion - Jewish Texts and Traditions
  • Spanish - Advanced Spanish
  • Spanish - Fiction/Essay/Literary Criticism
  • Spanish - The Tragic History of the Sea
Campus Tours Life at Whitman: Community and Support
11-11:50

Classes:

  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology - Infectious Diseases
  • Classics - Athens in Turmoil
  • Computer Science - Discrete Math & Functional Programming
  • General Studies - Encounters (7 sections to choose from)
  • Physics - Optics
Campus Tours Life at Whitman: A Student's Perspective
12-1

Complimentary Lunch

1-1:50

Classes:

  • Anthropology - Becoming Human: Intro to Anthropology
  • Arts - Artists' Books
  • Biology - Evolutionary Development Biology Lab
  • Composition - Language and Writing
  • Composition - Syntax and Grammar
  • Economics - Environmental & Natural Resource Economics
  • French - Advanced French
  • Music - Introduction to Music Technology
  • Psychology - Introduction to Psychology
  • Religion - Saintly Lives
  • Rhetoric Studies - Rhetoric of African American Civil Rights
  • Spanish - Intro to Spanish Poetry
Academic Programs Fair
2:30-3:20

Classes:

  • Economics - Principles of Microeconomics
  • Japanese - Intermediate Japanese
  • Math - Real Analysis
  • Music - Introduction to Music Technology
  • Psychology - Social Psychology
  • Rhetoric - Intro to Rhetoric and Public Culture
Theatre Presentation and Tour Fine Arts Open House and Tour Off-Campus Studies and Study Abroad
2:40-3:10 Environmental Studies Internships, Service & Student Engagement, Outcomes Music Facilities Presentation and Tour Off-Campus Studies and Study Abroad
3:20 Pre-Health Professions 3-2 Engineering Program Outdoor Program Presentation

Download the Schedule of Events

More Information

Please call the Office of Admission at (509) 527-5176 or toll-free at (877) 462-9448 if you have any questions.