Wardman Library

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Hours & Directions

Thanksgiving Hours:

Wednesday, November 25: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 26 – Saturday, November 28: Closed

Sunday, November 29: 3:00 p.m. – Midnight

Regular semester hours resume on Monday, November 30.

Regular Semester Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – Midnight

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: Noon – Midnight

The Late Night Study Room is located on the ground floor next to IT and CAAS. It is available 24/7 by swiping your Whittier College ID card for after hour access.

Information Desk Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Whittier College is located about 12 miles southeast of the City of Los Angeles, easily accessible from the 605 Freeway, which runs the north-south corridor between Los Angeles and Orange Counties. The campus is situated on the eastern edge of historic Uptown Whittier, on Painter Avenue, between Philadelphia Street and Earlham Drive.

The Wardman Library is located near the corner of Philadelphia and Painter on Founders Hill Road.

Wardman Library's street address is:

7031 Founders Hill Rd.

Whittier, CA 90602