Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue, Claremont, CA 91711

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Pitzer College

Pitzer College Student Essentials

Pitzer College Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Sagehen
Website: www.pitzer.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Most Selective
In-State Tuition: $ 43,402
Out-of-State Tuition: $ 43,402
Retention Rate: 90%
Enrollment: 1,131
Year Established: 1963

About Pitzer College

Pitzer College, a member of the Claremont Colleges, offers a rigorous academic curriculum and active college life.

The school has undergraduate liberal arts degrees in Art History, English and World Literature, Molecular Biology, Political Studies, Psychology, and more. It even has special degree programs, in partnership with other universities, in Osteopathic Medicine and Management Engineering.

Pitzer also allows students to work on a bachelor’s and master’s degree concurrently at Claremont Graduate University (CGU) in a variety of areas, including Cultural Studies, Financial Engineering, Information Systems, Teacher Education, and Women’s Studies.

Study abroad and international opportunities are available as well, for students who want to use their time in college to see the world.

Admissions are selective, with an average of 20% of applications gaining acceptance. An application fee and high school transcripts may be required. Financial aid is awarded to those who qualify to assist with tuition costs and other educational expenses.

College life at the school presents students with a multitude of opportunities for extracurricular activities: clubs and organizations, recreational programs, sports, student government, are just some of the options available.

Pitzer College is nestled in the San Gabriel foothills, and is within a short distance to the excitement of Los Angeles and Orange County. Take a look if you want a school that can provide you with a comprehensive and challenging experience close to the opportunities that Los Angeles offers.

Pitzer College Map & Location

Pitzer College
1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711


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Getting Around Pitzer College

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

10/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Claremont, CA

Winter
Dec
68
42
Jan
68
43
Feb
69
45
Spring
Mar
71
47
Apr
76
49
May
79
54
Summer
Jun
84
58
Jul
90
62
Aug
92
62
Fall
Sep
89
60
Oct
80
55
Nov
74
47

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,131
Freshman Class 295
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,131

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 16%
  • African American: 6%
  • Caucasian: 47%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 8%
  • Unknown and Other: 22%
Latino 16%
African American 6%
Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 8%
Unknown and Other 22%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 86%
Part-Time 14%
Women 62%
Men 38%
International 3%
Domestic 97%

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