What Makes Us Special

About Whitman College

Whitman College is a nationally recognized, highly selective, residential liberal arts college. Since its incorporation in 1882, Whitman has a history of graduating ethical, unpretentious leaders. The tree-lined campus is home to an intellectually dynamic, diverse, and collaborative community. Students find a balance of challenging academics coupled with meaningful and enduring personal relationships in an engaged campus community. Our 95% retention rate and 88% graduation rate are indicators that "Whitties" value their Whitman experience.

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Admissions  Help

* Whitman College is test-optional.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.75

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 55%
Men 45%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 93.7%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2016-17  Help

Whitman College's comprehensive cost of attendance includes tuition & fees, room & board, and books & supplies.

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1

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