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Harvey Mudd College

301 Platt Boulevard

Claremont, CA 91711-5990

United States

Telephone: 909-621-8122


Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Barbara Gross Davis

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning.

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: February 25, 2022

Granted Candidacy:Candidacy is a status of preliminary affiliation with the Senior College and University Commission, awarded for a maximum of four years following a procedure for institutional review that includes self-study and on-site visitation. Candidacy indicates that the institution meets all or nearly all the Standards at a minimum level. Candidacy is not accreditation and does not ensure eventual accreditation; it means that an institution is progressing toward accreditation. This is the date that the institution was first granted the status of Candidacy with WSCUC. Not all institutions have become accredited with WSCUC through the Candidacy process. 1900

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 1959

Undergraduate FTE: 903

Graduate FTE: 0

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Non-Profit

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. No Related Entity

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: Yes

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerLaura Palucki BlakeAVP for IR and
Board of Directors ChairJames BeanChair, Board of
Chief Academic OfficerThomas DonnellyVice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the
Chief Executive OfficerMaria
Chief Financial OfficerAndrew DorantesVP, COO and
Director Institutional ResearchLaura Palucki BlakeAVP for IR and
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
00117100Harvey Mudd CollegeClaremontMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Computer ScienceBachelors1992On-Site
Independent Program of StudyBachelors1970On-Site
Mathematical and Computational BiologyBachelors2011On-Site
Mathematics/Computer ScienceBachelors2002On-Site
Off-Campus MajorBachelors1997On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2025Interim Report
Spring2031Offsite Review
Fall2031Accreditation Visit