Whitman has waived our application and financial aid deadlines for first year and transfer students who may be reconsidering where they would like to attend college in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Applications will be accepted as space remains available.
Reach out to admission@whitman.edu or finaid@whitman.edu for more information .

COVID-19 Update

The CSS Profile and FAFSA submission deadline for returning students has been extended to May 1. Financial aid packages will be released in June via my.whitman.edu. Our staff is available to reply to your email and voicemail messages during this time.


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 employment, and loans.

80% of our students receive financial aid. Last year, the average need-based aid award package for Whitman students was $42,800. We also offer merit scholarships of up to $25,000 to high-achieving students.

Please contact us by phone or email if you need help with the financial aid process or would like to talk to us directly about financing your college education.

Did You Know...

Whitman has appeared in Kiplinger's Best Value College list for two years in a row.

Celena Lulu Marsters '21

"The financial aid office at Whitman College was so responsive and solution-oriented. If it weren't for their flexibility and generosity Celena likely would not have been able to attend school there. Thanks to their efforts, and her own hard work, she has the educational opportunity of a lifetime at Whitman."

– Greg Marsters, parent of Whitman student Celena Marsters '21