Student Resources
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Grad Student Maternity/Bonding

Leave Handout

*Special Arrangements will be made for Undergraduate Leave*

Please contact Portia Harris, confidential resource.

Funding Requests

Caltech Harassment Policy

Caltech Non-Discrimination Policy

Childcare Assistance Program

Student Health Insurance

Adding Dependents & other Aetna Information

Student Support Groups

Expectant Mom’s Group:

Meets Every Friday at 10am

Room 262, Building 86

Caltech Center for Diversity

Tel: (626) 395-6207


Felicia Hunt

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

Dean of Graduate Studies

Office: 265 Center for Student Services

MC 230-86
Pasadena CA 91125

Office Phone: 3132

Barbara G. (Green) Volckmann

Associate Dean

Dean of Undergraduate Students

Office: 210 Center for Student Services

MC 210-87
Pasadena CA 91125

Office Phone: 6351

Confidential Resources

Portia Harris

Assistant Director, Caltech Center for Diversity

Minority Student Education

Office: 269 Center for Student Services

MC 265-86
Pasadena CA 91125

Office Phone: 5772

Wendy Lopata

Health Educator

Counseling Center

Office: Young Health Center

MC 1-8
Pasadena CA 91125

Office Phone: 2961


Counseling Center
1239 Arden Road
MC 1-8
Pasadena, CA  91125
(626) 395-8331

Regular hours of service:
8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

After-hours service:
For emergency noontime and weekend response, call campus security at (626) 395-4701 and ask to have the on-call psychologist paged.

Health Center

The Archibald Young Student Health Center is a convenient place to go when you need medical and counseling services. Located on the Caltech campus, the Student Health Center is staffed by doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Visit the Student Health Center whenever you need health care services. You don't need an appointment---just drop in. If you wish to see a specific doctor or nurse practitioner, please call for an appointment.                           

Hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays: 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 noon, and 1:00 p.m.- 4:45 p.m.

Hours on Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, and 1:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m