Scripps College Top Questions

What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?


I wish someone told me not to pack so much! Luckily, rooms at Scripps are quite large but I ended up bringing so much stuff that I never use. Also, I wish someone told me to bring Halloween costumes for parties


It is difficult sophomore year to find your place because there is nothing special for you. Therefore, you should make sure you get yourself involved in a variety of things and be totally open trying new things when the opportunity arises. Also, start networking right away and don't be afraid to use the career services at the beginning of your college career. They are an amazing resource and can help you at whatever it is you are looking to do.


Sorry, I can't think of anything!


You don't strictly need a car, but it is very diffcult to get outside the city of Claremont without one.