California Institute of Technology Campus Info & Services

Summary

California Institute of Technology offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women's center, health service, and health insurance. California Institute of Technology also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at California Institute of Technology, 35 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at California Institute of Technology.

Info & Regulations

Students who have cars on campus 35%
Alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age Yes

Health & Safety

Basic student services offered
nonremedial tutoring
women's center
health service
health insurance
Campus safety and security services offered
24-hour foot and vehicle patrols
Late night transport/escort service
24-hour emergency telephones
Lighted pathways/sidewalks
Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Career

Career services offered
on-campus job interviews alumni network
internships interest inventory
resume assistance interview training
career/job search classes

Computer Resources

Computers available for student use in
computer center/labs
residence halls
library
student center
Tablet or laptop issued to new students N/A

Library & Museum Information

On-campus library Yes
Books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents 615,347
Museums or special academic buildings on campus The Caltech Archives is an extensive repository of historical documents, scientific papers and records, artifacts, and rare photographs chronicling the scientific achievements of the Institute for the past 100 years and earlier. The Institute also houses Einstein Papers Project, the collected papers of Albert Einstein (over 40,000 documents).

Learning Disabled (LD) Students

Services for LD students
tape recorders extended time for tests
diagnostic testing service tutors
untimed tests priority seating
note-taking services texts on tape
oral tests take home exams
readers

Physically Disabled Students

Services for physically disabled students
note-taking services adaptive equipment
special transportation reader services
tape recorders braille services
special housing interpreters for hearing-impaired
tutors talking books

* Campus Info & Services details based on 2012 data


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