WHIP is open to Hillsdale sophomores, juniors, and seniors of all majors. Please note that all WHIP students must have completed Politics 101, "The U.S. Constitution," prior to leaving for D.C.

Students must attend two orientations: an on-campus orientation session the semester before going to Washington and an additional orientation upon arrival in DC.

Students should submit completed applications to the Career Services Office. Please email WHIP@hillsdale.edu with any questions about the program.