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Pitzer College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

1,089 Students

16% Admitted

  • 1,074 full time
  • 33 part time
  • 458 men full time
  • 592 women full time
  • 3,753 applied
  • 584 admitted
  • 269 enrolled

1,074 Undergraduates

$51,964 Tuition/Year

  • $51,964 in state
  • $272 fees
  • $16,844 room & board
  • $1,000 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Far West Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Bachelor's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Sagehen
School Colors: Orange and White
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Melissa from South Gate, CA
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  • Pitzer has an amazing curriculum where it is open to let students shape their own education. We believe in social responsibility, and we have tons of opportunities to be socially…

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  • Jose from San Diego, CA
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  • It's a small school that doesn't feel small because of the 5 other colleges surrounding it. They're all extremely close to each other. It takes about 15 minutes to walk…

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  • Carson from Redwood City, CA
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  • Pitzer is within the Claremont Colleges and can be most captured by the green, eco-friendly vibe. The students appear to be more laid back than those from other colleges. You…

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  • Dahlia from Santa Rosa, CA
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  • Visiting this campus I felt an amazing vibe from the campus itself and the student life. I was drawn to the campus because everything it modern and eco friendly, all…

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Mission Statement

Pitzer College produces engaged, socially responsible citizens of the world through an academically rigorous, interdisciplinary liberal arts education emphasizing social justice, intercultural understanding and environmental sensitivity. The meaningful participation of students, faculty and staff in college governance and academic program design is a Pitzer core value. Our community thrives within the mutually supportive framework of The Claremont Colleges, which provide an unsurpassed breadth of academic, athletic and social opportunities.

Pitzer College
  • Located in Claremont, CA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,089 students enrolled
  • 16% admitted
  • $51,964 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Mario from Waukegan, IL
  • I am a current student here

    I enjoy my stay at Pitzer everyday a little more. The only downside is that it is far from Illinois where I grew up, but that is easily overlooked by all the easy going people on campus.

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  • 5
  • Diamond from Los Angeles, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is the smallest out of the Claremont Colleges, but it's beautiful. Right next to the San Bernadino mountains, the freshman dorms are only 2 years old and eco-friendly. Pitzer has native plants around campus and the entire campus is eco-friendly. Most people are friendly, the staff is awesome and living on campus is terrific.

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