Category: "Announcements"

Decisions will be released this Friday!

March 13, 2018

We are releasing admission decisions for our Regular Decision applicants this Friday, March 16 at 6:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time. You will receive your application decision in the Hub. To make sure that you are able to access your decision at 6:00 PM PDT, please try logging into the HMC Applicant Hub by 12:00 PM […]

Early Decision II Release Date

February 8, 2018

ED2 decisions will be released on Thursday, February 15 at 6:00 PM Pacific Standard Time. You will receive your application decision in the Hub. To make sure that you are able to access your decision at 6:00 PM PST, please try logging into the HMC Applicant Hub before 4:00 PM PST. If you have trouble […]

Winter Break Closure

December 20, 2017

The Office of Admission and Financial Aid will close for winter break at 4:00 PM Pacific Standard Time on Thursday, December 21st. We will reopen at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. During winter break, we recommend contacting our office by email at We will be monitoring this account and plan to respond […]

To Our Early Decision Applicants

December 15, 2017

To Our Early Decision Applicants, This evening- at 6:00 PM Pacific Standard Time- we’ll be releasing our ED1 decisions.+  We first want to thank all of you who applied for taking the time and care to apply to Harvey Mudd.  We saw in your applications how carefully you thought about what it was in the […]

Harvey Mudd now accepting self-reported test scores

November 7, 2017

Harvey Mudd is excited to announce that effective immediately- including students applying this year for the Fall 2018 entry term- first-year and transfer applicants may self-report their test scores when applying for admission. We hope that this change in our policy will alleviate some of the stress and the cost of applying to Harvey Mudd […]

Application FAQs

November 1, 2017

Applying to college is a lot of work. At times you may completely forget to ask a question or question what you remember. Below are some FAQs and a few words of advice. If you have a question, the answer is probably below. Please keep in mind that our office will close for winter break at […]

To students affected by natural disasters

September 25, 2017

We first want to offer you all of our best wishes from our office and from Harvey Mudd College. Southern California is no stranger to natural disasters, and our hearts go out to those of you affected by recent events. Of course, your first priority during this time should be your own health and well-being and […]

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 […]

Harvey Mudd has partnered with RaiseMe in order to ensure that more low income students are aware of how best to prepare themselves for admission into college. 

August 22, 2017

The central idea behind RaiseMe is that students earn micro-scholarships through various achievements and actions which might include anything from taking an AP course to visiting a college campus.  Students can join as early as 9th grade and watch their tally of micro-scholarships add up. If they are then admitted to and enroll in a […]

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 […]