The City of Claremont has its first confirmed case of coronavirus, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced Tuesday.
Scripps College will drop SAT and ACT requirements for all applicants, becoming the second 5C to adopt a test-optional admission policy.
After Pomona College sent most students away in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, about 100 students remain on campus as of Friday.
On-campus 5C amenities, like dining halls and gyms, are beginning to shut down or restrict their services following the coronavirus pandemic.
A coalition of Pomona College students organizing as #HomelessAtPomona say that many petitions to remain on campus have been rejected.
With the threat of coronavirus bearing down, 5C students saw their semesters on campus cut short as administrators asked them to leave.
The 5Cs ordered students to leave campus Wednesday due to the COVID-19 pandemic, causing concern among international and low-income students.
5C classes will take place through the video conferencing platform Zoom, and continue to utilize Sakai, following spring break.
Following the 5Cs’ decision to eliminate in-person classes, athletic departments suspended the remainder of the spring sports season.
The 5Cs are sending students home and moving classes online, and many students have been left wondering about housing and financial issues.