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Claremont Mckenna College Student Life

Claremont Mckenna College is on a 69-acre campus in a suburban setting in Claremont, California, not far from Los Angeles. Claremont Mckenna College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Claremont Mckenna College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Claremont Mckenna College students' favorite campus events are Monte Carlo/Homecoming, International Festival, and Athenaum Events.

Does Claremont Mckenna College offer student housing?

Claremont Mckenna College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Claremont Mckenna College students live off campus. In 2021, 4% of undergrads at Claremont Mckenna College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 3.8% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Claremont Mckenna College. There are 1,236 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,343 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,184 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Claremont Mckenna College offers coed housing and .

Is Claremont Mckenna College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Claremont McKenna College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Claremont Mckenna College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Claremont Mckenna College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Claremont Mckenna College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Claremont Mckenna College, take Interstate 10 to Claremont, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Ontario International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Claremont Mckenna College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Claremont Mckenna College Students

49%

Women

51%

Men

100%

Full Time

0.22%

Part Time

45%

In State

55%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

41%

16%

15%

12%

7%

5%

4%

0.15%

0.07%

Undergraduate Students

1,343

Non-Resident / International Students

209

Graduate Students

3

Claremont Mckenna College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,346

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

10%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$56,475

Out-of-State

$56,475

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 5
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