About Scripps College



Historic Campus

Scripps’ 32-acre campus is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and is widely recognized as one of the most beautiful college campuses in the world. The College is regularly featured as one of “America’s most beautiful college campuses” in national publications, including Forbes, Princeton Review, Business Insider, and Travel & Leisure magazine.

Campus Map


The City of Claremont

Only 35 miles from downtown Los Angeles, and with a population of just 35,000, the quintessential college town of Claremont is known as the “City of Trees and PhDs.” The center of Claremont is the Village, a strollable downtown destination where café tables dot the sidewalks, and shops invite browsing on tree-lined streets. A movie theater, street festivals, and weekly farmers’ market provide entertainment.

Plan Your Visit

The following nearby hotels offer discounts to Scripps College or The Claremont Colleges

Doubletree Hotel Claremont Doubletree Hotel Ontario
Sheraton Fairplex Hotel Sheraton Ontario Airport

Major Airports

The Scripps campus is approximately a 20-minute drive from Ontario International Airport and a one-hour drive from Los Angeles International Airport.


SuperShuttle provides a 20% discount on shared van ride service or a 10% discount on exclusive van service when you book your ride online. The College’s discount code is T2YEJ.