The Office of Communications is a strategic partner to all departments at Whitman College. We are responsible for planning and executing an effective, coordinated communications program that helps to advance the mission of Whitman College and serves the needs of the campus community and the college's many and varied constituencies.

Our Vision

  • Whitman's Office of Communications is a team of professionals who are experts in both their specialty areas and customer service.
  • The team works in concert to develop communications ideas and strategies and execute action plans that help advance Whitman's mission.

Our Mission

  • To promote Whitman College as a liberal arts institution of national significance.
  • To communicate the goals and accomplishments of Whitman's people, programs and departments.
  • To support cultivation and stewardship efforts targeting each of the college's constituencies.

Primary responsibilities and activities

  • Whitman Magazine
  • The Fountain campus newsletter
  • Whitman website content
  • President's Report and Honor Roll of Donors
  • Media relations and news services
  • Design and production
  • Providing counsel to campus community members to guide effective communication
  • Outgoing mail/delivery services

Office Information

Boyer House
34 Boyer Ave.
Walla Walla, WA 99362