We’re involved in just about everything you see on campus. To see how we can be a resource to you, keep scrolling.
The Student Outreach Committee is organized solely to gather student feedback to improve campus in small, tangible ways. You can find Student Outreach tabling weekly in Cleveland and hosting free pizza events, Pepperoni with your Reperoni (keep your eyes peeled for future events).
Resolutions are a great way to make significant change on campus.
The Governing Board (aka, the Board of Trustees) is a group of Whitman affiliated individuals that are responsible for the management of Whitman College as a whole. There are 4 committees, each of which hire student representatives to sit on.
The Resources Committee
The Whitman Experience Committee
The Advancement Committee
The Complete Board
The Council on Student Affairs is Whitman’s disciplinary body of faculty, admin, and students that holds hearings in response to alleged violations of college rules or policies, such as plagiarism or Title IX violations.
Student Life Committee
The Student Life Committee may review and recommend policies on any matter, which is not of a curricular or disciplinary nature, relating to student life at Whitman College.
Library Advisory Committee
The Library Advisory Committee collects student input on aspects relating to the Library.
General Studies Committee
The General Studies Committee shall supervise and administer the General Studies Program (aka, the Encounters Program)
The Curriculum Committee is a reviewing and consulting body for the Faculty in matters pertaining to the curriculum, both at the level of individual courses and major proposals and at the level of considering the ways in which the various elements of the academic program fit together into the overall curriculum of the College.
Budget Advisory Committee
The Budget Advisory Committee works with the CFO of Whitman, Peter Harvey, on college finances.
Student Technology Committee
The Student Technology Committee influences the technology that is used on campus by getting feedback on what students would like to see implemented tech-wise.
Academic Information Technology Advisory Group
Bon Appetit Advisory Committee
The Bon Appetit Advisory Committee collects student input on aspects relating to Bon App.
President’s Sustainability Advisory Committee
President’s Sustainability Advisory Committee works with the admin on sustainability initiatives.
Health Center Advisory Committee
The Health Center Advisory Committee collects student input on aspects of the Health Center.
Not all clubs on campus are ASWC affiliated, but we encourage you to reach out to register. If you decide to register as an ASWC affiliated club, you get a number of perks:
Legitimacy with administration
Scroll to see the clubs that are ASWC affiliated.
Black Student Union (BSU)
Indigenous People’s Education & Culture Club (IPECC)
Sexual Health Advocacy Group