Whittier College

#142 in Liberal Arts Colleges

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Whittier, CADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree2,072 Students69.45 % Acceptance Ratio11:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Whittier College is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Whittier, California. It has a total enrollment of 2,072 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 69.45% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio69.45 %
    Admission Yield11.92 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$50
    Graduate Application Fees$70

    The acceptance ratio is 69.45% last year at Whittier College where total 5,146 students applied and 3,574 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$46,110
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,896
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,299
    Off-Campus Living Costs$9,145

    The tuition & fees at Whittier College, for academic year 2017-2018 is $46,110.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,299 when living on campus and $9,145 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Whittier College provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Whittier College.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Whittier College

Key Stats for Whittier College

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Whittier College$46,110
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California$26,966

Admission Chances average in nation


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California57.28%

Financial Helps high financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California77.42%

Student Population small

Whittier College2,072
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California316,378

Graduation Rates high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California58.84%

Major Programs limited programs


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California63
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