Whittier College

Whittier, CA, USA
3.81 Average Rating

Whittier College is a private, hispanic-serving institution is located in Whittier, CA, with a mission to "prepare students from diverse backgrounds to excel in a complex global society." The liberal arts curriculum framework is centered around the four utmost values the school has, which are community, communication, cultural perspectives, and connections. Students can choose between 30 majors and concentrations, or design their own through the Whittier Scholars Program. The college has selective admissions and The Princeton Review lists Whittier as one of the Best Western Colleges. 


Average Net Price
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Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1057

What Students Are Saying

3.81 Average Rating
Whittier College is great for a student who is looking for a small school with a closely knit student body. Whittier offers incredible oppurtunities to get involved both on and off-campus. I am in love with this college and am so glad I chose to come here.
Jae from San Diego, CA
Most classes are small enough in which you are able to get to know your professor. Being in peer mentor groups in your first year help freshmen get to know others quickly. The financial aid staff help students with any questions or confusion they may have.
Sara from Los Angeles, CA

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