Resources & Facilities for Alumni


Memorial Chapel

Schedules and other considerations permitting, Whittier College alumni are exclusively able to reserve use of the Chapel for a private wedding ceremony, as well as arrange engagement or wedding photography on campus grounds. Fees and liability terms may apply. For details, call 562.907.4219.

Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts

The Shannon Center offers discounted tickets to Whittier alumni for select individual events and subscriber series. For more information on this discount or to learn about the upcoming production season, contact the Box Office at or 562.907.4202, or visit online.

Career Services

The Center for Career & Professional Development is not just for undergraduate students. Please browse their online resources for alumni, including free access to Handshake, an online jobs database with daily listings. You can also polish your resume with the help of a career counselor. Contact the Center at 562.907.4230 or

Bonnie Bell Wardman Library

Alumni can obtain a free courtesy card (valid for one academic year) to check out materials from the general collection and use computers at Wardman Library. Up to three items can be checked out at any time, with one renewal permitted. The card may be renewed at the end of each school year. Call the Circulation desk at 562.907.4247 ext. 4693 for more information.

Graham Athletic Center

Alumni who join Purple & Gold Club (P&G) are granted access to several fitness and sports facilities including the George Allen Fitness Room, Slade Aquatics Center, and Dave Jacobs Tennis Court. Call the Athletics Department at 562.907.4271.