Welcome New Undergraduates!

Accommodations for Students

Caltech is committed to maintaining a diverse academic community, and welcoming individuals with a broad spectrum of talents and experiences to its campus and programs. Students with disabilities, actively participating in all aspects of the Caltech experience, are an essential part of that diversity.  

Incoming students with disabilities are encouraged to visit: www.cass.caltech.edu where one can find applications and instructions for accommodations for the 2020-21 academic year.  Students may meet with Dean Lesley Nye to discuss specific services and accessibility concerns.


Please email cass@caltech.edu for additional information and resources.   

If you need for accommodations for the upcoming year, please take note of the following deadlines by which you need to register with CASS and submit supporting documentation, for full consideration.

Upcoming Deadlines for Incoming Undergraduates:

  • For placement exam accommodations: May 29, 2020
  • Housing accommodations: July 12, 2020
  • Fall Term academic accommodations: September 1, 2020