New Student Information & Orientation
Welcome Class of 2025!
We are delighted that you will be joining us this fall term, and look forward to meeting you and working with you over the next four years.
We understand that the global COVID-19 pandemic will impact your experience at Caltech.
Our transition back to campus learning and research will occur in stages, and in ways that are consistent with guidelines set by public health officials. Please visit: Caltech Together - Caltech's coronavirus information and resource website that provides regular updates on Caltech's ongoing response to the pandemic.
The deans' office is ready to facilitate your transition to Caltech. COVID-19 aside, we understand that you have many questions. This website will answer many of your questions as you prepare to enroll at Caltech. Please check back regularly as we will be updating information over the course of the summer.
Feel free to contact us with questions about any information on this website. Important dates follow, with the understanding that COVID-19 planning may require changes and adjustments:
September 15-17: International Student Orientation.
September 19-26: New Student Orientation.
September 27: Classes begin.
The registrar's office maintains a full online academic calendar and schedule.