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Since 1890, Whitworth has held fast to George F. Whitworth's founding mission to provide "an education of mind and heart" through rigorous and open intellectual inquiry and the integration of Christian faith and learning. This abiding commitment and the university's many distinctive qualities are why Whitworth may be the right place for you.

Scholarship Opportunities

U.S. News, Forbes and Kiplinger's consistently recognize Whitworth as a "best value," based on the university's academic excellence and generous financial aid. Our dedicated financial aid counselors work with families from a broad range of economic backgrounds to finance their students' Whitworth education.

Fast Facts

  • 35 countries 29 states geographic representation
  • 100+ academic majors and programs
  • 89%

    classes with fewer than 30 students

  • 94% percentage of graduates who finish in four years

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Mind & Heart in Action

Kari Smith, '15

Alumna embraces the challenge of serving in the Peace Corps

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Justice Martinez, '18

Using math to tackle meningitis

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Megan Cavataio, '18

Ebstein's anomaly inspires student to pursue pediatric cardiology

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Stephen Fleming, '18

Young Life leader invests in Whitworth and Spokane communities

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Rhiana Everest, '19

Global sociology major "puts down roots" in Spokane

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Josiah Van Wingerden, '18

Journalism student's unique background leads to advocacy at Whitworth

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