Whittier Weekend: October 21, 22, 23

Crowd at 2015 Homecoming game

Catch That Poet Spirit! 

We are excited to welcome you back to campus to catch that Poet spirit!  Whittier Weekend offers multiple opportunities for you to reconnect with your Poet family, celebrate milestone reunions, recognize fellow alumni for their achievements, cheer on Poets at athletic events, and so much more. Please make plans to attend and reminisce about your days at Whittier College. See you in October!


Explore the new and exciting parts of the Poet campus and reminisce in places that still feel so familiar. 

Stay connected through social media and the Poet network. Join the Whittier Weekend Facebook Group for updates and contests leading up to and during Whittier Weekend. 

Support Whittier. Your time, expertise, and donations help maintain the tradition of excellence that characterizes the Whittier liberal arts education.

For more information or questions on Whittier Weekend or how to stay connected, contact the Office of Alumni Programs & Giving at 562.907.4222 or alumni@whittier.edu.

Ways to #CatchThatPoetSpirit

Order your Purple & Gold gear at the Bookstore and show your pride during Spirit Week starting October 17.

Join the Whittier Weekend Facebook group for breaking news, fun photos, contests, and more.

Contact your Poet friends and make plans to attend your reunion.

Share your news! We want to know your personal and career accomplishments. Send us an
or tag us in 

A class gift is a reunion year tradition. Consider making a gift that is meaningful to you.

SLC RenderingJoin President Herzberger on Saturday, October 22 at 9 a.m. for an insider’s tour.
Explore the College's new interdisciplinary and collaborative space that will produce our next generation of scientific leaders. Through inventive architectural design reflecting Whittier College faculty’s commitment to shared learning and paired-teaching, the new building will enable students to explore and collaborate in exciting new ways.

This year we celebrate the Class of 1966’s 50th reunion along with other milestone celebrations for classes ending in 1s and 6s. If you’re interested in gathering your classmates to celebrate, let us know!

Contact the Office of Alumni Programs & Giving as early as possible to ensure proper lead time at 562.907.4222 or alumni@whittier.edu.

Don’t see a class-specific event? No problem! Party with all Poets at the Festival and Rad Poets Only poolside on Saturday.