Posts by Jason

Tip of the Month: Overnight Visits

October 10, 2017

Perfect fit at first sight! It happens to college-bound students each year. You peruse a website, watch some videos, take a campus tour, talk to admission folks, and decide then and there College X is where you belong. But hold on a second, shouldn’t you dig a little deeper? Maybe take College X for a […]

The Claremont Colleges are headed to the Midwest!

September 15, 2017

Admission officers from Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, Pomona, and Scripps Colleges will discuss the strengths of our individual institutions, as well as the advantages of being part of one of the strongest and most cohesive college consortia in the nation. Join us! Upcoming Receptions Indianapolis, IN Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017 Marriott North 3645 River […]

New essay prompt for Fall 2018 applicants

July 27, 2017

We are excited to announce a third* topic choice for our required essay: Many students choose HMC because they don’t want to give up their interests outside of STEM and because they’ve seen exciting connections between their work in STEM and their work in the Humanities, Social Sciences and the Arts – or HSA as […]

Tip of the Month: Constructing Your College List

July 1, 2017

With so many choices – over 4,000 if you’re counting – coming up with a list of colleges to apply to can be overwhelming. Add to that the sheer volume of information and advice flooding your brains and inboxes, and well, let’s just stop. The point is, where do you begin? How many schools should […]

Decision Release this FRIDAY!

March 15, 2017

Hear Yee, Hear Yee! We shall beest releasing admission decisions f’r Regular Decision applicants this Friday, Marcheth 17th at 6:15 pm PDT. Prithee access thy Applicant Hub to view thy decision. Translation: Attention! We are releasing admission decisions for our Regular Decision applicants this Friday, March 17th at 6:15 pm PDT. Please access your Applicant […]

Applicant Hub FAQs

March 15, 2017

How do I reach the HMC Applicant Hub? Click right here Applicant Hub or go to www.hmc.edu/admission and find the link. On laptops, computers, and tablets, the link is on the right hand column of the page. On cell phones, scroll down and you’ll find the link below the Blogs and Announcements section. How do […]

Tip of the Month: It’s Financial Aid Time!

December 1, 2016

As you prepare to submit your admission applications, don’t forget to apply for financial aid! Need-Based Aid Forms to Complete The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is used by U. S. colleges and universities to determine your eligibility for federal student financial aid. The FAFSA became available this year on October 1st. You […]

International Claremont Colleges Receptions!

August 17, 2016

The Vice Presidents of the Claremont Colleges are heading to Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangkok, Delhi, Bangalore, and Mumbai! They will be holding receptions and conducting interviews during their travels. Please note that this year Harvey Mudd College will not be travelling to India, but the Claremont Colleges Receptions are still a great opportunity to learn […]

Summer construction at HMC

April 15, 2016

Starting May 16, 2016, construction on campus will affect visitor parking and access to our academic facilities. As you plan your visit to campus, please keep in mind the following. Parking During summer 2016, visitor parking along Platt Blvd will be limited. The north side of the street will be used for contractor parking and […]

Attention prospective applicants for Fall 2017

December 11, 2015

Beginning with applicants for Fall 2017, Harvey Mudd College will not require that students submit results for the optional essay section of the new SAT, and nor will we require that students submit the ACT with writing results. We will continue to require either the SAT or the ACT as well as 2 subject tests, […]