Advisors (Major and Pre-major)

  • Major Adviser approval is required for all students who wish to study off-campus and transfer their credit toward their Whitman degree.
  • Pre-major adviser approval may be sought for summer study abroad if a student has not yet declared a major.
  • To learn more about Whitman's approval process and credit transfer, please contact either Susan Holme, Director, or Barbara Hoffman, Assistant Director of Off-Campus Studies.

Letters of Recommendation

Faculty who have been asked to write off-campus study letters of recommendation may wish to refer to our Letters of Recommendation section for tips about what programs expect from the letters and where to submit them.

Faculty-led Trips Abroad

Faculty who are accompanying students outside the United States need to adhere to the following procedures: