Walla Walla College (Walla Walla, Washington, US)

A coeducational liberal arts college founded in 1892 by the Seventh-day Adventists of the Pacific Northwest, operated by the North Pacific Union Conference, and situated at College Place, three miles (five kilometers) from Walla Walla, Washington. The enrollment at Walla Walla College in 1992 stood at 1,733 students registered for classes. The summer session attracts more than 520 students, including church school and academy teachers from throughout the union who return each year to work on advanced degrees and teacher certification. More than 13,330 students have graduated from Walla Walla College. The faculty numbers 121 full-time instructors, with 15 administrators and directors of academic support areas. With two modern campuses and a complex of major industries, the facilities have a...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.