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Explore the Endless Ways Whitman College Is a Place Like No Other

The best reason of all to choose Whitman: You’ll find your own path and passions—going further than you ever thought possible.

Walla Walla: The Perfect College Town

Discover all Whitman College's hometown has to offer. Our students love it here—and we think you will too. What's not to love?!

Discover Your Path and Passions at Whitman College

Memorial building on Whitman College campus.

You’ll Love It Here

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Buyaki Nyatichi ’20 spent summer 2019 in Walla Walla doing research with Associate Professor and Microsoft chair of computer science Janet Davis.

Our Professors Will Inspire You

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You’ll Find Your Home Here

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Students learning on Ankeny Field at Whitman College

You’ll Dive Right In

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You’ll Enjoy Good Food With Great Friends

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Student learning science experiments.

We’ll Pay for Your Internship

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You'll Find Support

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Gareth Jones '19 and Allie McCann '22 teach the lesson of Ruby Bridges to first graders at Edison Elementary during the 2019 Whitman Teaches the Movement Program in Walla Walla public schools.

You’ll Make a Difference

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Student draws outside of Fouts

You'll Have Room to Explore

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Al-Rahim Merali ’13, a psychology graduate, now is a UX researcher at Google in Cuppertino, California.

You’ll Create Your Best Life

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A graduate hugging a professor after the commencement ceremony.

We’ll Help Keep College Affordable

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It’s Our Mission

We’re Dedicated to Building a Diverse, Equitable and Inclusive Culture

All our talented, amazing students deserve a college community where everyone can participate fully and experience a genuine sense of belonging. Meet five student leaders who are part of that mission.

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