Asian Students Association (ASA)
The Asian Students Association promotes Asian culture and traditions as well as the contributions of Asian-Americans, and coordinates a series of events throughout the year.
Black Student Union (BSA)
The Black Student Association (BSA) assists Black students enrolled at Whittier, both academically and socially, through events, programs, and activities held throughout the year. In addition, the BSA seeks to make an impact on the political, cultural, psychological, and intellectual development of its members.
First Generation & Allies
Establish a network of support, mentorship and communication for all First Generation College Students and Allies. Our main mission is to promote and create resources for our members to easily navigate their college experience. In addition, our group seeks to generate a new, more embracing culture on campus towards First Generation Students.
Jewish Student Union
The JSU wishes to preserve and promote Jewish culture, tradition, and observance as well as encourage interaction and discourse among the college's Jewish community as well as the student body as a whole. The group meets monthly and celebrates major holidays and Shabbat dinners.
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano/a de Aztlan (MEChA)
MEChA promotes and encourages Chicano/a and Latino/a people to pursue and continue higher education, while maintaining a strong sense of self-identify and pride.
Transgender, Other Identified, Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian, and Allies for Diversity (TOBGLAD)
TOBGLAD is a confidential group that serves as a support system for students and involves them in crucial political issues affecting the bisexual, gay, and lesbian community. The organization's focus is to end discrimination through educating the Whittier College community.
Womxn's Leadership Association
We are an organization of Whittier College students working to deconstruct sexism and misogyny in professional, academic, and community spaces.