Welcome to Whitman College Off-Campus Studies (OCS)! We believe that an understanding of a culture or region other than one's own is an important part of a liberal arts education and a key to developing future leaders in an increasingly interdependent global society.

About OCS
OCS Penrose Learning Commons

OCS Penrose Learning Commons

Off-Campus Studies advising is now available at the Penrose Learning Commons! Come see our interns and ask them any questions you may have about studying abroad. They are located on the main floor of the library Sunday thru Wednesday, 8:00 - 10:00 pm.

Ghana making pottery

OCS Image Contest

Announcing the Winners of this year's OCS Image Contest. After a semester or summer of exploring the world, we wanted to learn our students' stories and promote Whitman's OCS programs to the Whitman community. Find out who the winners of this year's competition are.

Image Contest
Whitman student in Mexico with host family

OCS Bloggers

OCS Blogs are fantastic reads! Follow along as our Whitman Off-Campus Studies participants write about their new experiences. The Spring 2016 OCS Whitties are about to begin their writing missions as they arrive at their overseas destinations.

OCS Bloggers
Whitman Summer Studies students and faculty

Whitman Crossroads

Introducing Whitman Crossroads Courses! These are short-term, off-campus intensive courses taught by Whitman faculty. We look forward to working with faculty as they develop a proposal for an exciting new off-campus or abroad course offering.

Whitman Crossroads

Office Information

Memorial Building 205
345 Boyer Ave.
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 527-4992
Emergency: (509) 527-5777

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