Pomona College facts for kids
|Type||Private liberal arts college|
|Established||October 14, 1887|
|Endowment||$2.325 billion (2019)|
|President||G. Gabrielle Starr|
|Campus||Suburban, 140 acres (57 ha)|
|Colors||Blue and gold
|NCAA Division III – SCIAC|
|Mascot||Cecil the Sagehen|
Pomona College is a private liberal arts college in Claremont, California. It was founded in 1887 by a group of Congregationalists who wanted to recreate a "college of the New England type" in Southern California, and in the 1920s, it became the founding member of the Claremont Colleges consortium.
Pomona is a four-year undergraduate institution, and enrolled approximately 1,700 students representing all 50 U.S. states and 63 countries as of fall 2018[update]. The college offers 48 majors and 600 courses.
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