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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$50
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
13406 E Philadelphia Street Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 907-4205
General Site: WWW.whittier.edu
Admissions: http://www.whittier.edu/AdmissionAndAid/

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Katie from Long Beach, CA
  • Jan-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Go to the John Whittier Greenleaf Scholarship competition if you are invited!! Almost all of my tuition is covered thanks to doing this. Great backup school that become a front runner because of money. The dorms aren't as nice as the tours make them-especially for freshmen. Also the Campus Inn comes across as very accommodating to dietary restrictions like allergies, but they are not! If you have a severe allergy (such as gluten intolerance) think very hard about whether this is worth it. There have been multiple times that I haven't been able to eat.

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  • Joshua from Hacienda Heights, CA
  • Jan-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure you take advantage of financial aid, especially in the forms of grants and scholarships, only resorting to loans if it is necessary since the interest fees can be a burden. Take care of all the enrollment steps early and plan ahead to get all your resources in order before school starts.

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  • Sara from Los Angeles, CA
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Taking a campus tour helps prospective students get a glimpse of their future college choice. Grades are not everything and remember to join clubs or sports or do volunteer opportunities that sets you apart from everyone else.

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