Mission & Values


The mission of Student Health & Wellness Center is to maintain optimum, physical and emotional health of the Whittier College student body through the provision of quality, accessible, comprehensive, holistic and cost-effective primary health care.

We also strive to promote healthy behaviors and lifestyle choices through ongoing wellness outreach and health educational programming.

The Health & Wellness Center serves to assist students in the pursuit of their academic goals and personal development consistent with the mission of the College and Quaker values.


  • Health promotion of healthy lifestyles and disease prevention 
  • Patient advocacy 
  • Excellence in delivery of quality healthcare 
  • Equity of access for a diverse population 
  • Personal accountability for health and well-being 
  • Health education and outreach activities in a collaborative method