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Whitman College

Walla Walla, WA
University Website: www.whitman.edu
Apply Online: www.whitman.edu/content/admission/apply-to-whitman
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Whitman College is a private liberal arts college located in Walla Walla, Washington. Initially founded as a seminary by a territorial legislative charter in 1859, the school became a four year degree granting institution in 1883. Whitman College is accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges and competes athletically in the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference. The school offers 45 majors and 32 minors in the liberal arts and sciences, and has a student to faculty ratio of 9:1. Whitman was the first college in the Pacific Northwest to install a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, and the first school in the United States to require comprehensive exams for graduation. Whitman was ranked 43rd in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report list of Best Liberal Arts Colleges in 2013.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $40,180.00 avg tuition

345 Boyer Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 527-5111

Apply online Admissions:
www.whitman.edu/admission/
Financial Aid:
www.whitman.edu/content/financial..

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Whitman College

Statistics:
Applied 3,097
Admitted 1,654 53%
Enrolled total 399
Full Time: 399
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 630 730
SAT Math 620 710
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 630 715
ACT Composite 29 32
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 95%
4-year graduation rate 81%
6-year graduation rate 89%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Whitman College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $40,180.00 $40,180.00 $40,180.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $316.00 $316.00 $316.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,674.00 $1,674.00 $1,674.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,160.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $800.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,400.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 88%
Percent receiving grant aid 80%
Avg amount of grant aid $21,397.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 45%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,071.00

Whitman College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other X
Latin American Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Environmental Biology X
Neurobiology and Neurosciences, Other X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, Other X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Philosophy, Other X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X
Astrophysics X
Chemistry, General X
Chemistry, Other X
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Geophysics and Seismology X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Economics, Other X
Political Science and Government, General X
Political Science and Government, Other X
Social Sciences, Other X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music History, Literature, and Theory X
Music Performance, General X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X

Whitman College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017
IES Merit-Based Scholarship for Under-Represented Students Up to $5,000 April 01, 2017

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