New Student Orientation

Letters from the Deans

Welcome to Scripps College: Letter from Associate Dean

May 25, 2017 Dear New Scripps Students, On behalf of the Scripps College community, welcome! You are a member of an extraordinary entering class, and we are delighted you will be joining us this fall. The first year of college can be exhilarating; you will most likely encounter new intellectual, social, and personal challenges. Please […]

Added: May 24, 2017

Letter from the Dean of Faculty

June 27, 2016 Dear Incoming Scripps Student: I very much look forward to your arrival on campus this fall. You are joining a residential academic community that encourages supportive, open, disciplined, and spirited inquiry and analysis in an atmosphere of mutual respect and ethical conduct. Scripps is indeed rare. No other college in the country […]

Added: June 28, 2016

Scripps College Student Health Insurance Requirements

June 17, 2016 Dear Scripps Students and Families, Congratulations on your admission to Scripps College. On behalf of the Student Affairs team, I want to extend our warm welcome! I am writing today with important information about Scripps’s student health insurance requirements, which students must fulfill prior to their arrival on campus in August. The […]

Added: June 17, 2016

Welcome to the Scripps New Student Program!

June 1, 2016 Dear New Students, Welcome to Scripps College; we are so excited for you to join us! Our names are Marie Vail ‘17 (Biology), and Zizzy Murphy ’19 (Undeclared), and we are the New Student Program Coordinators for the 2016-2017 academic year. As students, we understand firsthand how confusing, challenging, and rewarding college […]

Added: June 1, 2016

Letter from Associate Dean of Campus Life

May 13, 2016 Dear New Scripps Students, On behalf of the Scripps College community, welcome! You are a member of an extraordinary entering class, and we are delighted you will be joining us this fall. The first year of college can be exhilarating; you will most likely encounter new intellectual, social, and personal challenges. Please […]

Added: May 12, 2016