Whittier College

13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 907-4205
http://WWW.whittier.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 2,093
  • Undergraduate population: 1,358
  • Student to faculty ratio: 13 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $45,414
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $43,456
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $46,738
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $44,780

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 88%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $4,491
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 24%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,936
  • Students receiving federal aid: 24%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,594
  • Students receiving state aid: 18%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 87%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 2,192
  • Percent admitted: 72%
  • Percent admitted (men): 71%
  • Percent admitted (women): 73%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 470, 580
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 580
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 455, 580

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,047
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 44%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 56%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 55%
  • Graduation rate (men): 53%
  • Graduation rate (women): 57%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD