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Orientation for First Year Students

Welcome to Whittier College!  We are very excited to join you in your new journey at Whittier. You’ve made a wise choice. Whittier is a great place to study and live. Your opportunities are endless. Orientation is a comprehensive program that assists new students in making successful transitions, academically and socially, into the Whittier College community.

  • Wednesday, May 21
    Local High School Students Participate in Whittier College’s Amy Biehl Foundation Project on Human Rights and Social Responsibility

    Students from Pioneer and Whittier High Schools recently completed a nine-week program on human righ... More

  • Friday, May 16
    Whittier College Celebrates 111th Commencement Ceremony

    Seated under a brilliantly sunny sky in Whittier College's Memorial Stadium, the nearly 450 m... More

  • Friday, May 16
    Honorary Degree Recipients - Commencement 2014

    Dr. Maggie Koong Dr. Maggie Koong is the chief principal at Victoria Education Organization... More

Aloha Concert Series The Brothers Cazimero 20th Anniversary at Whittier

Update, May 13, 2014: As some of you may have heard, Roland Cazimero was hospitalized during the Brothers Cazimero's recent show in Maui. Roland has been diagnosed with pneumonia and as of last Thursday, was still hospitalized. We were informed yesterday, that Roland would not be able to make the trip to Whittier. I'm sure you all join us in wishing Roland a speedy and full recovery.

  • Friday, May 16

    By Sharon Herzberger, Ph.D., President of Whittier College Congratulations, Poets!  The n... More

  • Friday, May 16
    Dr. Koong Invites Six Poets to Teach in China

    Recent graduates Carolyn Newswanger ’14 and Erin Eulberg ’14, as well as Kelci Kaulana Quinabo 15, M... More

  • Wednesday, Jul 08
    Another Poeta in the Family

    Back when college was barely a whisper in the minds of her fellow middle-school classmates, Sophi... More

  • Friday, May 09
    Students Display Prized Art Pieces

    The 2014 Student Art Exhibition recently graced the walls of the Greenleaf Gallery adding ambien... More

  • Tuesday, May 13
    BCM Foundation Awards Grant to Center for Engagement with Communities

    Whittier College’s Center for Engagement with Communities (CEC) has been awarded $411,680 grant... More