• Residential Life
    Students on the East Hall study room patio. Our energy-efficient Phase II residence halls are LEED Platinum-certified.
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    Students enjoy beautiful Southern California weather on the Mounds. Claremont has an average of 282 days of sunshine a year.
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    Professor of Environmental Analysis Paul Faulstich in the classroom. Our student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
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    Over three-quarters of Pitzer's campus is landscaped with drought-tolerant plants.
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    Established in 1963, Pitzer produces socially responsible citizens of the world through an academically rigorous, interdisciplinary liberal arts education.
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    McConnell dining hall's farm-to-fork philosophy brings food to campus from no further than 150 miles away.


Pitzer's Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, Angel Perez, challenges traditional ways of defining success in college admission.
Read the Chronicle of Higher Education article here.

Dates and Deadlines

  • Aug 1 – Common Application Live
  • Aug 2 – Claremont Colleges Information Session at Scripps College
  • Aug 16 – Claremont Colleges Reception in Portland
  • Aug 17 – Claremont Colleges Reception in Seattle
  • Aug 17 – Claremont Colleges Reception in San Francisco
  • Aug 18 – Claremont Colleges Reception in Santa Clara
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