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California Institute of Technology - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Caltech Office of Undergraduate Admissions/ Mail Code 1-94/ Pasadena, CA 91125/ e mail: WEB:

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students


Entrance Requirements for Non-Resident Students


Residency Requirements


Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Students must have completed their secondary school education, and have subsequently enrolled at a college or university in order to be considered for transfer admission.

Transfer students are not admitted to the senior year at Caltech.

Students who have already completed a bachelor's degree in any subject are not eligible for transfer.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 0
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 4