California Institute of Technology Campus, Pasadena, CA

Caltech Campus Life

Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 1,554)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $6,630)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAASouthern California Intercoll Ath Conf
ROTCArmy, Air Force

Caltech Campus Housing and Meal Plan

California Institute of Technology offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 1,554 (approximately 69.59 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2019-2020 is $15,525. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $6,630 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

California Institute of Technology does not offer the online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides the ROTC and study abroad programs to its students. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at California Institute of Technology for academic year 2017-2018.

Special Learning Opportunities at California Institute of Technology
Online Class
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,554)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,630)

On-Campus Student Services

California Institute of Technology provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided by California Institute of Technology to its attendants.

Student Services at California Institute of Technology
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at California Institute of Technology campus.

Sports and Athletic Information
California Institute of Technology
Baseball170Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf
Basketball1514Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf
Fencing1814NCAA Division III (without football)
Soccer300NCAA Division III (without football)
Swimming and Diving1810NCAA Division III (without football)
Tennis118NCAA Division III (without football)
Track and Field, Outdoor2314NCAA Division III (without football)
Track and Field, X-Country2516NCAA Division III (without football)
Volleyball015NCAA Division III (without football)
Water Polo1717NCAA Division III (without football)

Veterans Benefits at California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.

Veterans Benefits at California Institute of Technology
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts

California Institute of Technology is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about California Institute of Technology.

Additional Characteristics at California Institute of Technology
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

California Institute of Technology has a library system that has 5 library branches and 356,362 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that California Institute of Technology has.

Academic Library Stats
California Institute of Technology
Number of Physical Books317,500
Number of Digital/Electronic Books38,862
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases247
Number of Physical Media4,396
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)321,896
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)39,151
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)33,650
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)47,252
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries5
Preservation ServiceNot Support
Virtual Reference ServiceSupport