Common Application or the Coalition Application with Caltech Questions - Caltech does not have a preference between the Common Application or the Coalition Application. We advise that you use the best platform for your application process.
Note: Caltech is also a QuestBridge Partner. Students may apply for Caltech through the QuestBridge College Match Program.
$75 application fee or fee waiver (Common App waiver, Coalition Application waiver, or Caltech-specific waiver)
SAT with Optional Essay or ACT with Writing (official scores from testing agency)
SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2 (official scores from testing agency)
1 SAT science subject test: biology (ecological), biology (molecular), chemistry, or physics (official scores from testing agency)
1 math or science teacher evaluation
1 humanities or social sciences teacher evaluation
Secondary School Report