New students must submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination by July 15 in order to register for classes.
Learn more about Whittier's vaccination policy
All international applicants will be considered for merit-based scholarships.
DACA and undocumented students should apply as First-Year or Transfer students.
*Test scores self-reported in the Common Application will not be used for the admission review process.
**The Whittier Admission GPA is a 9-11 grade, weighted GPA that includes all academic classes. Students that apply under the test-optional policy with a Whittier Admission GPA under a 3.0 will be required to provide standardized test scores in order to be considered for admission.
Please submit any supporting documentation as well as questions you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director of International Admissions & Services
We value the safety of all members of the Whittier community. The Whittier College Annual Security and Fire Safety Report can be viewed online here. This report provides crime statistics for the prior three years, policy statements regarding various safety and security measures, campus crime prevention program descriptions, and procedures to be followed in the investigation and adjudication of reportable crimes. A paper copy of the document is available at the Department of Campus Safety or by calling 562.907.4211