Campus Services and Resources
Academic Support Services
Academic Support Services assist physical and learning disabled students with accommodations to help develop and enhance their student life skills as well as their academic needs. Upon receipt of a request for services and the appropriate documentation, Academic Support Services works with you to provide or establish the most suitable and reasonable accommodations or services.
Holden Hall J111; 909.607.3553 (ext 73553)
Career Services assists students with exploring their career options
and provides them with the skills they will need to locate internships
and jobs. Students are encouraged to use the office as soon as they
arrive at Pitzer. Career Services provides a wide array of services,
programs, and resources including career counseling, mock interviews,
graduate school information, alumni contact names, resume writing,
job search and interviewing advice, on-campus recruiting
program, and career-related workshops and seminars.
It also maintains full-time, part-time, on-campus and summer job
Holden Hall K125; 909.621.8519 (ext 18519)
Center for Asian Pacific American Students (CAPAS)
The Center for Asian Pacific American Students (CAPAS) seeks to enrich and
develop social, intellectual and personal growth in our students
by providing Asian American resources as well as a welcoming, supportive
environment. The Center serves as an advocate for the Asian and
Pacific Islander community and promotes an educational dialogue
that embraces the unique experiences of ethnic communities, the
cultural fabric of our institution.
Mead Hall, Lx Tower; 909.607.9816 (ext 79816)
Community Engagement Center
The Community Engagement Center supports research and education that contributes to the understanding of critical community issues and enhances the resources of community organizations. We oversee communitybased research projects and encourage experiential pedagogy through partnership with sites focused on issues such as immigration, homelessness, juvenile detention and literacy. We offer student summer internships, senior-year awards and postgraduate fellowships to assist student and faculty engagement in community.
Bernard Hall Core; 909.607.8183 (ext. 78183)
Duplicating Services provides a variety of services for faculty, staff and students. Please visit www.pitzer.edu/duplicating for a list of services. WE DO NOT PROVIDE BOOK OR NOTEBOOK COPY SERVICES. This can be done at the Gold Student Center Room 222 (Claremont Cash only) and the Lucian Marquis Library (coin operated). Purchase change in Duplicating Services.
909.621.8461 (ext. 18461) , fax: 909.621.8839 (ext. 18839)
Hours: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. unless posted otherwise on the door.
Jumpstart's mission is to work toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. To this end, we train and support Claremont Colleges students to serve as part-time AmeriCorps members, working individually with young children to build skills crucial to school success. Jumpstart Corps members have the unique opportunity to inspire young children to learn, serve in a local community, work on an AmeriCorps team, and build professional skills as part of a network that serves young children in more than sixty communities nationwide.
Atherton 415; 909.607.9290 (ext. 79290)
The PAct Program Boardis designed to promote two things: access and involvement. This structure provides more activities and events, using a wellness framework, and makes it easier for any student to get involved in campus life. The Student Directors meet weekly, planning and conducting activities on and off campus, and making allocations for one-time events organized by any student.
909.607.3321 (ext 73321)
Substance Abuse Education and Outreach
The Rabbit Hole is a resource designed to assist students who have general questions about drugs and alcohol, as well as a safe place to go for confidential individual counseling and support. A Substance Education Counselor is available to provide confidential and anonymous support and referral services to students whose lives are affected by drugs (including alcohol). Services are available to all students including those who are concerned about the drug use of a family member or friend.
Mead Hall, W Tower; 909.607.7152 (ext 77152)
The Writing Center is staffed by Pitzer and Claremont Graduate University students who are available to help you in all stages of the writing process from generating topic ideas to completing a final draft. Stop by during drop-in hours, contact us by email, or create an account, view the tutor schedule, and sign up for appointments using our online system.
131 Mead Hall; 909.607.43121 (ext 74321)