Senior Portraits and Graduation Announcements

Whittier College will not schedule senior portraits. Students and families who would like to send out graduation announcements should coordinate them independently.

‘Then and Now’ Slide Show

At Baccalaureate, it is a Whittier College tradition to present a slide show displaying the transformation of the graduates from childhood to adulthood. To participate in the slide show, please send one picture of your graduate during his/her childhood and one recent photo.

To Submit Photos

  • Send as an attachment (JPEG) to
  • Graduate's first and last name must appear in the subject line
  • Send both photos in the same email
  • If you do not have a scanner, Kinko's, Staples, Office Depot or any other office supply store will be able to assist you with scanning and emailing your student's pictures to the above listed web address.

Deadline to submit photos:  Friday, April 15, 2016

Ceremony Photography

GradImages will be taking photographs of each graduate receiving his or her diploma at Commencement. Proofs will be e-mailed to all graduates who supplied e-mail addresses; otherwise, proofs will be mailed to home addresses.

Visit the GradImages website to preregister. Enter your email and up to 6 emails of loved ones who would like to share in your accomplishments by viewing and ordering your photos. By submitting your information early, you can rest assured that photo samples will be quickly and conveniently provided to you and all the others registered as soon as they are available after the event.

After graduation, order online at GradImages or call 800.261.2576.

Due to the lay-out of the facilities, it will not be possible for friends and family members to leave their seats during the ceremony. Anyone attempting to leave their seats and stand in the aisles will be restrained from doing so.