Whitman College: Ranking & Review

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Walla Walla
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16102135
Top 13%

Whitman College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate52%51%52%
Applicants4,0811,6162,465
Admissions2,1118321,279
Enrolled undergraduates389159230
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,510655855

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores195
Percent of students submitting SAT scores48%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
630
Math
630

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores205
Percent of students submitting ACT scores51%
ACT Composite
30

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Whitman College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$64,504$64,504
Off-campus$64,504$64,504
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,524 and other expenses per full academic year.

Whitman College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 857 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$49,390$49,390
Fees for full-time undergraduates$390$390
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$2,058$2,058

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences9494
Biological and Biomedical Sciences6666
Visual and Performing Arts5252
Physical Sciences3535
Psychology3434
English Language and Literature & Letters1616
Mathematics and Statistics1616
Philosophy and Religious Studies1515
History1212
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs99
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies88
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Engineering33
Grand Total369369

A total of 369 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Whitman College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate88%88%88%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%

General info

Founded1859
MottoPer ardua surgo
Through adversities I rise
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, yellow
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff504
Instructional FTE204
Research FTE4
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.whitman.edu
Address345 Boyer Ave
Walla Walla, Washington, 99362
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population32,000
Phone5095275111
Fax+1 (509) 527 4967

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