Whitman Express Buses
Service over Spring Break
We are only offering one shuttle to Seattle for Spring Break. This means there are limited seats. To reserve a spot on the shuttle, students should email Jessica Ruiz at email@example.com, or stop into Reid Campus Center room 202 to sign-up.
* Just a reminder: Spring Break is from March 9th- March 25th
Career Development: To share career advice, internships and job opportunities, contact the Student Engagement Center.
Fundraising: To help enhance the Whitman experience for every student or to learn about the Parents Leadership Committee, contact Brenda Michels in the Annual Giving Office.
Helpful Tips for Parents
College Parents Matter is a website that provides tools and scripts to improve communication with your college student. Included are articles and tips about high-risk drinkings situations.
The Stuff of Family Life: How Our Homes Reflect Our Lives • Walla Walla, WA
February 24, 2018 • Reid Campus Center, Young Ballroom BRSVP by February 22
Michelle Janning, professor of sociology, is the author of book, "The Stuff of Family Life: How Our Homes Reflect Our Lives" and will share insights about her recently published book with alumni, parents and friends. Please join us.
Building a Diverse Whitman Community • San Francisco, CA
February 28, 2018 • UBER HeadquartersRSVP by February 23
Please join Kazi Joshua, vice president for diversity and inclusion, as he speaks about the work of the Whitman Inclusion Diversity and Equity (WIDE) committee, our recent campus climate study, and how diversity planning will coincide with the broader college strategic planning.
Welcome parents and families!
As a parent of a current Whitman student, you are automatically a member of the Whitman Parents Association.
Whitman College Parents Fund
The Parents Fund is an annual campaign that asks parents for gifts that will enhance every student's success. The main focus of the Parents Fund is to support the Student Engagement Center, Whitman's office for internships, career counseling, networking opportunities, resume development, civic engagement and much more.
Gifts to the Whitman Parents Fund help make possible the outstanding educational opportunities that are part of your student's Whitman experiences and give Whitman a critical edge in providing the best possible liberal arts education. You can make a gift to the Parents Fund online through the Parents Fund Giving page.