College News and Fun Facts: Claremont McKenna College

Outstanding government program. There’s no better way to learn about the intricacies of U.S. government and politics and their impact on the world than to spend a semester in Washington, D.C. While our nation’s capital is best known for politics, it is also a leading hub for international exchange, arts, culture, and news media.

No. 1 in ‘Their Students Love These Colleges’. Princeton Review’s The Best 379 Colleges: 2015 Edition hits bookstores today, a survey that asked 130,000 students at 379 top colleges and universities to rate their schools on dozens of topics and report on their campus experiences. For the second time, Claremont McKenna placed No. 1 in the category “Their Students Love These Colleges,” a category introduced by the Princeton Review in 2013, at which time CMC also made the top of the list.

  • Color: Maroon and Gold
  • Mascot: Athena and Stag
  • Admit Rate: 8.9% (Class of 2022). Read more