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Pitzer College

Claremont, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate18%

About Pitzer

Pitzer College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Claremont, California. Pitzer was founded in 1963 and enrolls 1,212 undergrads and no graduate students.

Pitzer Acceptance Rate

It is very difficult to get into Pitzer. Around 18% of applicants get into Pitzer each year. In 2021, 644 out of 3,500 total applicants were accepted.

Pitzer College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 18%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 40%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 4.0
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Pitzer College is located in the town of Claremont, California, near Los Angeles.

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Pitzer Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 7

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pitzer is Jan 7.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pitzer is Apr 1.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Pitzer is like? There are approximately 1,212 students enrolled at Pitzer. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 43% percent are from CA and 57% percent of students are from other states.


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