Welcome Admitted Students!


Congratulations on your admission to Whittier College! Here's a checklist of things to take care of as soon as possible.

  • Pay your Enrollment Deposit to hold your spot. Your $400 non-refundable enrollment deposit can be made by credit card with just a few clicks.
  • Visit Campus through our virtual tour and connecting with our Admission Counselors.
  • Check your Application Portal for updates to your Financial Aid Award and contact the Office of Financial Aid for any questions related to your award.
  • ​​​​​​Review all emails and mail from Whittier College to ensure you are not missing important information from various departments on campus who will help with your transition as a new student.
  • Veterans/Students Eligible for VA Benefits, please contact Erasmo Fuentes (efuentes@whittier.edu) to begin the benefit assessment process.

The Office of Admission is here to assist you with answering questions and serving as your liaison as you prepare to become a Poet.

Deferring Enrollment

If you wish to accept your admission offer but plan to enroll one or two semesters later than the term to which you were originally admitted, please complete a Request to Defer form.

Office of Admission

Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST
888.200.0369 (Toll Free)