Admission Events

The Claremont Colleges Receptions

The Claremont Colleges invite you to attend an information session hosted by admission representatives from Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, Pomona, and Scripps Colleges. Admission officers will discuss the benefits of attending each individual college, as well as the advantages of participating in one of the strongest and most cohesive college consortia in the nation. The program will include a media presentation, individual college information presentations, a general question-and-answer session, and time at the end of the program for you to speak individually with each college.

The upcoming receptions are:

San Diego Metro Area
Thursday, August 13th, 7 p.m.
San Diego Marriott La Jolla
4240 La Jolla Village Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 587-1414

Portland Metro Area
Saturday, August 15th, 2 p.m.
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Portland
1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 281-6111

San Francisco Metro Area
Saturday, August 15th, 2 p.m.
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
5 Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 788-1234

Santa Clara Metro Area
Sunday, August 16th, 2 p.m.
Santa Clara Marriott
2700 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(408) 988-1500

Seattle Metro Area
Sunday, August 16th, 2 p.m.
Seattle Airport Marriott
3201 S 176th Street
Seattle, WA 98188
(206) 241-2312

Sacramento Metro Area
Monday, August 17th, 7 p.m.
Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel
1230 J Street, 13th and J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-1700

Phoenix Metro Area
Tuesday, August 18th, 7 p.m.
DoubleTree Resort Paradise Valley
5401 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
(480) 947-5400

Denver Metro Area
Wednesday, August 19th, 7 p.m.
Denver Marriott City Center
1701 California Street
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 297-1300

Check-in will begin 30 minutes prior to each reception.



Interviews in India, Singapore, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai for Rising High School Seniors

The Vice Presidents of Admission and Financial Aid for the Claremont Colleges will be visiting Singapore, India, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai this September.  The Claremont Colleges will be hosting interviews in the following cities:

Singapore –Thursday Afternoon, September 3 and Saturday, September 5
Bangalore – Sunday, September 6
Mumbai – Tuesday, September 8
Delhi – Friday, September 11 and Saturday, September 12
Kolkata – Sunday, September 13
Dubai – Monday, September 14
Abu Dhabi – Tuesday, September 15

If you are interested in setting up an interview with Interim Vice President for Admission and Financial Aid, Jamila Everett, please send an email to We will update our website with additional information in the coming month.


Preview Pitzer Day: Friday, October 30, 2015

Prospective students (high school seniors only) and families will have an opportunity to choose from a variety of activities to learn about Pitzer College. Our Preview Pitzer Day will feature campus tours, student panels, faculty interaction and special sessions on academic and student life. A registration link will be posted here in early September.

We are excited to meet you!


Can’t visit campus?

Feel free to click on any of our recorded webinars below:

Financial Aid 101: A Brief Introduction to Financial Assistance Programs (recorded January 22, 2015)

The Claremont Colleges Online Reception (recorded October 30, 2014)

Agents of Change: A Look at Pitzer’s Application Process! (recorded October 6, 2014)

Interviewing at Pitzer: Your Guide to a Successful Interview at Pitzer College! (recorded May 13, 2014)

Global Engagement: Studying Abroad at Pitzer! (recorded April 22, 2014)

Beyond the Sunshine: Your Introduction to Pitzer College! (recorded April 1, 2014)