Category Archives: Parents and Families

Financial Aid Office Spotlight

Greetings from the Office of Financial Aid! FAFSA Renewal: Now is the time to file the FAFSA for your students who are returning to Whitworth after this academic year.  The priority deadline for these students is May 1st which should give you … Continue reading

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February’s adjustments for first year students

In the darker month of February in the Inland Northwest, students can experience many of the following: “Fresh start” mentality sets in with new semester Wanderlust after Jan Term trips Challenges with romantic relationship back home may begin to develop … Continue reading

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January’s adjustments for first year students

As students return to campus after Christmas break, many experience the following: Satisfaction and/or disappointment with last semester’s grades Homesickness after Christmas break Realizing that Jan Term classes are more challenging than they first realized Feelings of exhaustion Difficulty finding … Continue reading

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An easy stocking stuffer for your student

Did you know that if you buy a Barnes & Noble gift card anywhere, your student can use it at the university bookstore?  Beyond books and supplies, there is plenty of other Whitworth merchandise that your student might like. Just … Continue reading

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The Whitworth Christmas Festival Concert tradition continues

Whitworth’s Christmas Festival Concerts are an indelible and vital part of the Whitworth experience, seamlessly weaving traditional carols, readings, and choral works into one highly anticipated performance. The 2013 Christmas Festival Concert will feature over 120 student performers, merging members … Continue reading

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