Omar Zazueta, Director of Admission Email
Yaneli Ruiz ’12, Assistant Dean of Admission Email
Saturday, October 12
Welcome to Claremont!
Airport pick-ups @ Ontario International Airport & Welcome at the Office of Admission
Official CMC Tour
Familiarize yourself with the place you could call home for the next four years!
Majors & Experiences Welcome Dinner - Curious about particular majors, experiences or opportunities? We will have your hosts and upperclassmen answer answer your questions.
Program Overview and Meet Your Host
Free Time/Optional Activities
Chance to settle in and take a breather. HW time. Night Social. Sleep!
Sunday, October 13
Morning Session - TBD
11 a.m.-1:15 p.m.:
Brunch with your Admission Officers!
Welcome and Introduction
Meet in the Admission Office for a rundown of Preview activities
Explore The Claremont Colleges
The Soll Center for Student opportunity
The Soll Center is home to three important resources: Career Services, Scholar Communities, and the Sponsored Internships & Experiences Program. This is an opportunity to hear an in-depth overview of these resources and programs.
Financial Aid Workshop
Informational session on navigating financial aid: FAFSA & CSS Profile.
Dinner with our CMC students!
(Optional) Trip to the Village for dessert
Stroll downtown--the heart of the city of trees and PhDs
The brightest minds must work hard as well!
Monday, October 14
Breakfast with your Admission & Student Life Staff
A great opportunity to ask questions about applications and student life!
Morning Classes and Interest Meetings
Experience a great preview of a college class!
C.A.R.E. Center lunch & panel
Discussion on diversity, inclusion, and resources on campus with our Care Fellows and affinity group leaders
Private tea with faculty & upper classmen
An opportunity to interact with faculty members (hear about the courses they teach, the research they collaborate with students on, etc.) and listen to the exciting academic & internship opportunities upper classmen have participated in!
Athenaeum Dinner & Speaker Presentation
Senate meeting TBD
Meet and hear from the senators of the Student Government (ASCMC)
Experience late night snack: milk on tap, assorted cereals, PB&Js, mozzarella sticks, mini quesadillas, fruit etc.
Tuesday, October 15
You’ve got a journey ahead, friend. Eat a hearty breakfast!
8 a.m.-noon: Departures
Safe travels back home! Please don’t hesitate to keep in touch!