Whittier's small-town feel largely stems from this historic shopping district, with its number of funky boutiques, upscale antiques shops, and cafés that line the main drag, Greenleaf Avenue. Here, you'll find places like Whittier Cinema (8 screens), the Little Old Bookshop (used books), and Penny Lane (music), Melrose Vintage (apparel) to name a few. For a listing of businesses in Uptown Whittier, click here.
Whittwood Town Center
Located at Whittier Boulevard and Santa Gertrudes Avenue (about 3.5 miles from campus), this revitalized, outdoor shopping plaza offers restaurants, retail and specialty shops, including Target, Vons Market, J.C. Penney, as well as an L.A. Fitness Club. For a complete listing of the Whittwood businesses, click here.
The Quad At Whittier
Located at the intersection of Painter Avenue and Whittier Boulevard (about 1.5 miles from campus), The Quad offers a number of shopping and dining choices, including anchor establishments Ralph’s Grocery Store, Rite-Aid Pharmacy, Old Navy, Anna’s Linens, Burlington Coat Factory, Staples (office supply), and Michael's (art supplies). For a listing of businesses at The Quad, click here.
La Habra Marketplace
Located at Beach Boulevard and Imperial Highway in Orange County (about 8.5 miles from campus), the La Habra Marketplace is an outdoor shopping center, which includes a number of chain retail stores and dining, such as Border’s (bookstore), Regal Cinemas (16 screens), Sportmart, and Aaron Brothers' Art Mart. For a listing of businesses at La Habra Marketplace, click here.
Puente Hills Mall
Only 7.5 miles from campus stands the Puente Hills Mall, a more traditional, indoor facility, with several hundred specialty shops, retail, and restaurant options, including Macy's, Circuit City, Sears, and the AMC Movie Theaters (20 screens). For a listing of businesses at the Puente Hills Mall, click here.