Claremont McKenna College
401 reviews
  1. Claremont, CA
  2. 4 Year
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Claremont McKenna College Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
A-
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Average Housing Costs
$15,280/ year
Poll
73%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.30 responses
Poll
86%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.43 responses

Food

Campus Food
A
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$7,060/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 27 responses
  • Scripps
    37%
  • CMC or Pitzer
    15%
  • Mudd
    15%
  • Frank
    11%
  • FRARY!!! IDGAF :)
    11%
  • Pitzer Dining Hall
    7%
  • Any of the dining halls
    4%
97%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.30 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
A-
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
A+
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 25 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    36%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    52%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    12%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    0%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
96%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.23 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 23 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    4%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    52%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    39%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    4%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 20 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    10%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    70%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    10%
  • Not very visible.
    10%
  • We have campus police?
    0%

Sports & Activities

Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Water Polo, Baseball, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, Track and Field: X-Country, Track and Field: Outdoor, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Golf, Volleyball, Basketball, Water Polo, Softball, Lacrosse, Track and Field: X-Country, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, Track and Field: Outdoor
Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 32 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    0%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    19%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    59%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    22%
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
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Party Scene

Party Scene
A-
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 28 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    29%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    64%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    0%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    7%
  • Parties? What parties?
    0%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
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