How much does Claremont McKenna College cost?

Claremont McKenna College Cost of Attendance
In-state $52,825
Out-of-state $52,825
On-Campus Room and Board $16,220
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,970
Average Annual Cost $28,712
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,089
$30,000-$48,000 $9,083
$48,000-$75,000 $14,737
$75,000-$110,000 $24,412
Over $110,000 $47,969

Claremont McKenna College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 45% $39,119
Federal Grants 12% $4,891
Pell grants 12% $4,463
Other federal grants $2,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 6% $9,084
Institutional grants or scholarships 41% $38,083
Student loan aid 29% $4,369
Federal student loans 17% $4,871
Other student loans 24% $2,341

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do community service 297 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Claremont McKenna College Admissions

What is Claremont McKenna College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 10%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 45% of applicants
SAT Reading 660-740
SAT Math 680-770
SAT Writing 690-760
ACT Submissions 66% of applicants
Composite Score 30-34

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Claremont McKenna College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1338
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Claremont McKenna College Graduation Success

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About Claremont McKenna College


500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify