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Black Lives Matter

We usually use this space to share updates about Harvey Mudd College with you or to allow you to hear from the voice of one of our staff members, faculty or students. We use it when we have policy changes, announcements or recognitions to share. Today we use it to express our sadness, disgust, and […]

Tip of the Month: (Online) Admission Interviews

Interviews can seem daunting but they don’t have to be. At the end of the day, it’s just another conversation. You may already know that the best conversations are often the product of a person’s willingness to share and to ask questions. So if you want to share and ask questions, an interview is a […]

Why Mudd?

Today we have a guest blog by Eva ’23 on how she decided to come to Mudd and how those factors have played out in her first year experience. Hello! I’m Eva, Mudd Class of 2023. From Salt Lake City, Utah, I’m a prospective chemistry major with a passion for creative writing, climbing, and climate […]

Roommates: Living With Other People!

Before your freshman year at Mudd, you fill out a long questionnaire about everything from when you go to bed to what you like to read. Those answers are used to place you in a dorm and with roommates. It worked out incredibly well for me. This year, I was in a Drinkward triple with […]

Reflections on My Freshman Year

I made the decision to come to Mudd almost exactly a year ago, at the end of April. It’s kind of crazy to think that its been that long. I’m not quite done with freshman year (I’ve still got finals left), but I thought I’d share a little bit of my reflections on the year! […]

Core at Mudd: Electives

As I build my schedule for next semester, I’ve been thinking about some of the choices of classes I made for the past two semesters. During the first three semesters at Mudd, we take the Core Curriculum. Especially in the first two semesters, almost all of our classes are part of Core. However, you do […]

Books Everywhere: The Libraries I Frequent

One of my absolute favorite things to do is read. The libraries I have access to are thus very important to me! At Mudd, I visit two different ones. Honnold/Mudd Library The Honnold/Mudd Library is the Claremont Colleges Library, and I mostly use it for academic purposes. It’s the third largest private library in the […]

Welcome to my Crib – Case

What’s up, everyone! Today, we consider our penultimate outer dorm, Case! Completed in 1985, Case is known for its unique layout, color, and culture and stands between Linde and Atwood on the far side of campus. From the outside, Case is easily recognized amongst the outer dorms due to its pink color – and the […]

Connect with Harvey Mudd Admission Online

The Office of Admission is offering online information sessions and office hours. Online Information Sessions are presentations led by an admission officer and discuss both academics and residential life at HMC. They last approximately 30 minutes and are followed by time for brief Q&A. Online Office Hours are informal 2-hour Q&A sessions. Come and go […]