Harvey Mudd College Area Apartments for Rent
The Claremont Colleges – a group of colleges that share a common campus – include Scripps College, Claremont Graduate University, Pomona College, Claremont McKenna College, Pitzer College, Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences, and Harvey Mudd Collge.
Harvey Mudd College is a private liberal arts college that was founded in 1955. It is named for Harvey Seeley Mudd, a mining engineer and the founder of the Cyprus Mines Corporation. The college is science-based and offers four-year degrees in chemistry, physics, mathematics, engineering, biology, and computer science. Many Harvey Mudd College graduates go on to earn a Ph.D. In fact, the college produces one of the highest rates of Ph.D. students of any college or university in the country. It is considered one of the best liberal arts colleges in the US, and about a third of the students are National Merit Scholars.
The Claremont Colleges are located in the suburban community of Claremont, roughly 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Claremont is an affluent college town in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. With its beautiful mix of tree-lined streets, historic buildings, and high number of residents with doctoral degrees, Claremont is considered one of the best places to live in the country. To find an apartment near Harvey Mudd College and the rest of the Claremont Colleges, look in Claremont and the neighboring communities of La Verne, San Dimas, Upland, Montclair, Pomona, and Rancho Cucamonga.