Scripps College

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Scripps College
Scripps College for Women-9.jpg
MottoIncipit Vita Nova (Latin)
Motto in English
"Here begins new life"
TypePrivate liberal arts college
Women's college
Established1926; 95 years ago (1926)
Endowment$375.6 million (2019)[1]
Budget$83 million (2018)[2]
PresidentLara Tiedens[3]
Academic staff
136 (102 full-time) (2019)[4]
Location, ,
United States
CampusSuburban, 32 acres[6]
ColorsGreen and White
AthleticsNCAA Division IIISCIAC
NicknameStags (men) / Athenas (women)
AffiliationsClaremont Colleges
Annapolis Group
MascotCMS Athena's La Semeuse ("she who sows")
Scripps College logo.svg

Scripps College is a private liberal arts women's college in Claremont, California. It was founded in 1926.[4] It is a member of the Claremont Colleges and is known for its extensive interdisciplinary core curriculum and historic campus. Scripps is a four-year college for undergraduates; as of 2019, it has 1,109 students.[5] Its courses focus on the humanities.[9][better source needed] The college is a top producer of Fulbright students.[10]

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  4. 4.0 4.1 "Scripps College Common Data Set 2019-2020" (PDF). Scripps College.
  5. 5.0 5.1
  7. "Scripps College Style Guide" (PDF). Scripps College. Retrieved 26 September 2018.
  8. NAICU – Member Directory Archived November 9, 2015, at the Wayback Machine
  9. "About Scripps College | At a Glance". Retrieved 15 July 2020.
  10. "Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2019-20". Chronicle of Higher Education. 9 February 2020. Retrieved 15 July 2020.