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The Caltech Housing Office affirms and celebrates the identity of all individuals and recognizes that the university community is comprised of students, faculty, and staff who represent diversity on many levels regarding beliefs, race, social economic status, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, culture, sexual orientation, or as differently abled. Caltech Housing is dedicated to supporting all students and any specific needs they may have regarding their housing experience, while providing residential environments that honor human diversity and students as individuals.

Caltech Housing works collaboratively with the Dean of Students Office, the Graduate Studies Office, and the Office of Residential Experience to comprehensively support students' needs in while living on campus. 

The Caltech Housing Office also works with the Caltech community and other student affairs support services, and invites you to contact the following departments regarding your student experience outside of your housing needs:

Caltech Accessibility Services for Students (CASS)

Caltech Housing also works with the Caltech Accessibility Services for Students Office for students with special needs regarding various disabilities. Please contact them directly for more information about how we can support you in your residential experience.

Caltech Center for Inclusion and Diversity (CCID)

The Caltech Center for Inclusion and Diversity (CCID) supports activities that enhance the inclusion of underrepresented, underserved and minorities (URM), women and lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) students in all aspects of campus life. Additionally, the CCID promotes and provides access to admission information and campus resources collaboratively with other student affairs support services (on and off campus).

ISP supports international students by providing accurate and timely immigration advice and advocacy to enable them to achieve their academic and professional goals. ISP supports international education and the exchange of ideas through educational, social, and cultural programs. 

Student Wellness Services (SWS)

Caltech's Student Wellness Services promotes the health of Caltech students in order to improve the quality of their lives and aid them in achieving academic success. Please visit the Student Wellness Services website detailing their health, counseling, and occupational therapy services as well as resources and information about a variety of topics related to psychological and physical health. 

Title IX Compliance

Caltech is committed to equal opportunity for all persons without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as a disabled veteran, or other eligible veteran, for otherwise qualified individuals with a disability, or any condition protected by the state and federal law. It is the policy of Caltech to provide a work and academic environment free of discrimination as required by federal and state law, including Title IX which prohibits discrimination based on sex in Caltech's educational programs and activities. Caltech will take all reasonable steps to eliminate discrimination, harassment and sexual violence in its work and academic environment. Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX may be referred to Caltech's Title IX Coordinator who can be reached at