As you review your offer of admission, we invite you to access your Admitted Student Portal to explore CGU resources and useful contacts. If you have any questions about your admission, please contact your personal admissions representative.

Step 1: Reserve Your Seat

Confirm your intent to enroll at Claremont Graduate University by submitting your non-refundable tuition deposit payment.

International Students: Visit the International Students community to see additional requirements.

Step 2: Maximize Your Financial Aid

Follow our Financial Aid Action Plan to maximize your opportunities.

Step 3: New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation details for summer and fall 2024 is forthcoming.

Step 4: Get Ready to Register

After you submit your tuition deposit, you will be contacted by your academic department with information about academic advising and course registration. Also, visit for important dates and deadlines.

Step 5: Visit Us

Attend one of our upcoming events for admitted students. You can also take a virtual tour at

Step 6: Confirm Your Housing Plans

Students can get information about on-campus housing at

The Claremont Colleges housing office can also provide information if you want to live off campus.

Step 7: Arrange Payments

Solidify payment arrangements with Student Accounts Office. Arrangements must be made to pay the remaining balance of your tuition and fees (less financial aid) prior to the tuition deadline.

Step 8: Confirm Your Health Insurance & Submit Your Medical History Report

All students at CGU are required to have health insurance. The university automatically enrolls students in the university’s health insurance plans. Students who carry their own insurance may waive out of the university’s insurance. Waivers are only available for 1) domestic and undocumented students who have comparable coverage; or 2) international students whose SEVIS record is not held by CGU. For more information, please visit Student Health Insurance.

All students are required to submit CGU’s Medical History Report with proof of immunizations and vaccinations, including meeting CGU’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement. Visit Student Health Insurance for additional information.

Step 9: Discover Academic and Student Life Resources

Visit our Academic Professional Development page for resources and to view upcoming events.

Step 10: Bookmark the New Student Checklist

Bookmark the New Student Checklist so you can stay on track as you prepare for your grad studies at CGU!


Contact us any time at or 909-607-7811 with any questions you may have.