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Disneyland with Wellness!

February 2, 2018

Although Claremont is less than an hour away from LA, I think Mudders tend to forget how many cool places there are in the world outside the 5Cs. For example, we’re only a 40 minute drive from the happiest place on earth but I actually haven’t been there at all for the 1.5 years I’ve been here […]

Organization at its Finest

January 31, 2018

The start of the semester brings new classes, schedules, and commitments. Harvey Mudd starts off at full speed and students have adapted a variety of ways to keep themselves on top of their assignments and hectic classes. As a planning fanatic, I’m going to highlight some of my favorite methods I’ve seen! Whether you’re a […]

The Beauty of the Claremont Colleges

January 30, 2018

Here’s another guest post from our Wintern Toty Calvo with some of her fall semester highlights. Enjoy! — Welcome back from winter break, this is Toty again with a quick little preview of what life at Harvey Mudd might be like. Here at The Claremont Colleges we have a unique system of 5 different colleges […]

Senior Fall: Never Too Late for New Experiences

January 8, 2018

The bloggers have been away on winter break, getting some much-deserved rest & relaxation, and will resume their blog posts at the end of January. In the meantime, our Wintern Art Reyes (HMC ’18) is here with some reflections on his semester. Enjoy! — Hey folks. Proctor Art here and I’m feeling a bit nostalgic. […]

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 […]

The end of an era: finishing up Core: finals week 2017

December 18, 2017

Finals week is always a hussle: people are wrapping up classes, getting ready for the holidays, starting to pack to go home, and trying to make the most of the limited time they have left with their friends on campus. And among all that, we’re still trying to fit in time to study, and occasionally […]

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 […]

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

December 1, 2017

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 […]

Faculty Hobby Spotlight

November 29, 2017

Hey guys! I think all of us know from our time as students, past and present, that sometimes it can be easy to forget that outside of school our teachers and professors live ordinary, if not extraordinary lives. I’ve been fascinated at Mudd hearing about some of the hobbies and passions that professors here pursue […]

What to do while recovering from your food coma

November 26, 2017

Hi everyone, I’m back with a post during our Thanksgiving break to update you on some fun places you can go during these days off! If you’re feeling maximally lazy but still have cabin fever, you can walk across the street from the north side of campus to some food spots where you can grab […]