Applying To Claremont McKenna

To help you find your way through the maze of admission standards and requirements of colleges you are considering, we would like to give you an idea of what we at Claremont McKenna look for in our applicants.

The Admission Committee considers the whole person and assesses each applicant's potential for success, both during college and after graduation. Before making our selection, we weigh the following: academic performance and promise; personal characteristics, achievements and goals; participation in activities and organizations; interests, talents and leadership potential.

The Admission Committee evaluates all admission candidates who are U.S. citizens and permanent residents without regard to financial circumstances. The College meets 100% of demonstrated financial need of its students.

Applying for a Master of Arts in Finance, please see the Master's Program in Finance site.

Freshman Applicants


Freshman Common Application