Application Instructions for QuestBridge Finalists

For students that have participated in the QuestBridge Finalist program and either ranked CMC in the Match Program or did not, please read the following instructions on how to proceed if you are choosing to apply to CMC either Early Decision 2 or Regular Decision. To apply for either round, your part of the application must be complete by January 5, 2020.

 
Group QuestBridge Finalists, Ranked CMC
Step 1 Submit QuestBridge Status Update form to indicate you are applying to CMC for either Early Decision 2 or Regular Decision by January 5, 2020
Step 2 Submit Remaining Application Materials:
  • QuestBridge Midyear Report
  • Updated Official Transcript (s)
  • Official Test Scores from Testing Agency
    • SAT Code: 4054
    • ACT Code: 0224
  • Application Video through CMC portal (optional)
Fee Waiver Code N/A
Group QuestBridge Finalists, Did not rank CMC
Step 1 Submit Common Application or Coalition Application by January 5th for Early Decision 2 or Regular Decisions deadlines by January 5, 2020
Step 2 Submit Remaining Application Materials:
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Official Test Scores from Testing Agency
    • SAT Code: 4045
    • ACT Code: 0224
  • Application Video through CMC portal (optional)
Fee Waiver Code
  • If you apply via the Common Application, on the Claremont McKenna specific section you will be asked "Do you intend to use one of these school-specific fee waivers?" Please select "I have already been approved for a Claremont McKenna College Fee Waiver." Next, enter in the following code: CMCQB2020. As a QuestBridge applicant, your fee waiver request will be automatically granted.
  • If you apply via the Coalition, once you arrive to the payment section for Claremont McKenna please use the fee waiver code CMCQB2020. This will automatically waive your application fee.