New Student Orientation

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New Student Program Coordinator’s Welcome Letter

May 23, 2017 Dear New Students, Welcome to Scripps College; we are so excited for you to join us! Our names are Frankie Stark’20 (Psychology), and Sabrina Chung ’20 (Economics and Politics), we are the New Student Program Coordinators for the 2017-2018 academic year. As students, we understand firsthand how confusing, challenging, and rewarding college […]

Added: May 24, 2017

Introducing the Scripps College App!

Dear New Student, We are excited to have you on campus this fall! By now, you’re probably very eager to get better connected with Scripps. We’re happy to let you know that there’s a very simple way to do that: download the Scripps College mobile app at The Scripps College app is going to […]

Added: August 19, 2016

A Message About the Mathematics Placement Exam

Summer 2016 We hope you understand that it is very difficult (and foolish) to try to advise all 289 (or so) of you at once.  We do not know you and can only give you our best general advice.  The purpose of the Math Placement Exam is to assist us in tailoring that advice to […]

Added: August 19, 2016

Introduction to Academic Resources and Services

August 14, 2016 Dear Students, On behalf of the department of Academic Resources and Services, I would like to welcome you to Scripps. This office focuses on providing students access to resources to support your personalized academic success plans. College may be your first experience away from home for an extended period of time. As […]

Added: August 14, 2016

First Year Expected Training: AlcoholEdu and Haven

Hello, Class of 2020! I hope you are all doing well and enjoying your last month of summer! Colleges and universities across the country are currently having conversations around the topic of safe and healthy environments. Like many higher education institutions, Scripps has adopted AlcoholEdu and Haven to help students address critical life skills such […]

Added: July 27, 2016

Introduction to SOAR!

June 28, 2018 Dear New Students, We, your 2018 SOAR Co-Coordinators, congratulate and welcome you to Scripps College. This letter will acquaint you with the goals of the Scripps Orientation Activities Retreat (SOAR) and highlight important forms and deadlines. First and foremost, both members of our team (Ryan Finley ’20, an Organizational Studies and Theater […]

Added: July 15, 2016

Student Interest Form 2016

Dear New Student: Hello and welcome to Scripps College! When you arrive on campus, you will discover many opportunities to become involved both inside and outside of the classroom. Scripps students share their talents and interests by participating in CLORGS (CLubs and ORGanizations). Whether it is connecting with like-minded individuals, doing something they love, learning […]

Added: July 8, 2016

Letter from The Joint Music Program

Summer 2016 Dear Prospective Music Ensemble Member: Congratulations on being accepted to Scripps College! Please accept our best wishes as you embark on this important time of study and preparation for the future. One of the hallmarks of the Claremont Colleges is a strong commitment to music and the performing arts. The Joint Music Program […]

Added: June 28, 2016

Letter from Scripps Music Department

Dear prospective music student, Welcome to Scripps College and the Scripps Music Department, serving the students across the Claremont Consortium! Please stop by to explore music making with us as soon as you arrive in Claremont: We invite those of you who are interested in voice, piano, violin and chamber music lessons to drop by […]

Added: June 28, 2016