Academics & Learning


Academic Calendar

Whittier College resumed in-person instruction in Fall 2021 with classes beginning on Tuesday, August 24

The College will continue to update the campus community on return to campus plans. 


From January 21 to February 20: Residential students who have been cleared by the Dean of Students Office are welcome to use Wardman Library, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Students are required to show their ID at the circulation desk to confirm residential status and must wear a mask at all times. No food or drink is allowed in the Library.  

Commuter students, as per the College’s guidelines, are discouraged from coming onto campus. Library staff can pull books for check out and pick up or can scan pages by request. Commuter students who require access to campus and/or the Library should contact the Dean of Students Office via email or 562.907.423.  

Contact us at for any questions. See website for more information on the Library’s services between January 21- February 20.