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345 Boyer Ave
Walla Walla , Washington 99362

Disability Resource Office

345 Boyer Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362
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About Whitman College

Whitman College is a prestigious private not-for-profit institution located in the charming city of Walla Walla, Washington. Known for its strong liberal arts education, the college has been a cornerstone of academic excellence for over 130 years. With a rich history and a picturesque campus, Whitman College offers a transformative educational experience to its students.

Founded in 1882, Whitman College has established itself as a leading liberal arts institution in the Pacific Northwest. The college is committed to providing a comprehensive education that emphasizes critical thinking, creative expression, and integrated learning. The dedicated faculty members at Whitman encourage students to explore their passions and develop a well-rounded understanding of the world.

Situated in the heart of Walla Walla, the college benefits from a vibrant and close-knit community. Despite its small size, Walla Walla offers a plethora of cultural events, outdoor adventures, and dining experiences. The city is known for its welcoming atmosphere and is often referred to as the “friendliest town in Washington.” Students at Whitman have the opportunity to connect with the local community through volunteer work, internships, and engagement with local businesses and organizations.

With an emphasis on intellectual curiosity and individual growth, Whitman College fosters a supportive and inclusive environment for its students. The college takes pride in its diverse and tight-knit community where students from various backgrounds come together to learn and grow as individuals. The small student-to-faculty ratio allows for personalized attention and mentorship, facilitating deep connections and meaningful relationships between professors and students.

Whitman students have the opportunity to choose from a wide range of academic programs across disciplines that span natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and the arts. The college offers over 45 majors and 33 minors, ensuring that students can tailor their education to their interests and career goals. From rigorous academic coursework to hands-on research opportunities, Whitman College equips its students with the necessary skills to succeed in an increasingly complex global society.

Beyond the classroom, Whitman College offers a vibrant campus life with a variety of extracurricular activities, clubs, and organizations. Students can join one of the many student-led groups, participate in club sports, or showcase their talents through music, theater, and other creative outlets. The college also hosts numerous events throughout the year, including lectures, performances, and cultural celebrations.

In conclusion, Whitman College is a renowned liberal arts institution in Walla Walla, Washington, offering a transformative educational experience. With a commitment to academic excellence, a supportive community, and a wide range of academic programs, Whitman College provides its students with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in a rapidly changing world. The college’s location in the vibrant and friendly city of Walla Walla adds to its appeal, providing students with a unique and enriching college experience.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations