Established January 19, 1946, College Place is a relatively small city (estimated population of 8,765) located in Walla Walla County, Washington (right next to the city of Walla Walla).
Walla Walla University, a liberal arts university run by the Seventh-day Adventists, resides in College Place and it the city’s most noteable feature. Walla Walla University regionally accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges and is denominationally accredited by the Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools.
Due to the large population of Seventh-day Adventists residing in College Place, most downtown businesses close on Saturday and then reopen on Sunday.
Given its small size, college students in College Place can easily get around by waking or riding a bicycle.
Below you can explore brief profiles for accredited four-year colleges and universities located in Walla Walla Washington.
Walla Walla University
204 South College Avenue
College Place, WA 99324-3000
main phone: (800) 541-8900
admission phone: (509) 527-2327
admission fax: (509) 527-2397
Walla Walla University has a total enrollment of 1,800+ students and offers degree programs in a variety of career fields and disciplines including Biology, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Foreign Languages, Health Services, Nursing, History, Social Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Visual and Performing Arts. The university offers 36 undergraduate majors (bachelor degrees), several master’s degree programs and an Associate of Science (A.S.) degree.