Known as “The City of Trees and PhDs,” Claremont, CA, is the home of Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) and the six other Claremont Colleges.
Claremont, CA, is located on the eastern edge of Los Angeles County, 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. The city is known for its tree-lined streets with numerous historic buildings.
CNN/Money magazine has also rated Claremont as one of the best places to live in the United States.
The Oasis KGI Commons is the first housing complex in KGI’s history! The state-of-the-art facility opened in July 2019 and includes an open outdoor plaza, student lounges, a swimming pool, fitness center, BBQ area, and 10,000 square feet of classroom space. Visit the Oasis KGI Commons website for more information on how to apply for housing for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Visit our map and directions webpage for more information.
Newport Beach – 43 miles away
Balboa Beach – 46 miles
Corona Del Mar – 47 miles
Huntington Beach – 48 miles
Laguna Beach – 50 miles
Aliso Beach – 53 miles
Crystal Cove – 56 miles
Doheny Beach – 58 miles
Visit beaches in Southern California for more options.
Claremont Loop (Claremont)
Mt. Baldy (San Bernardino County)
Griffith Park Observatory & Park (Los Angeles)
Marshall Canyon Park & Nursery (La Verne)
Frank G. Bonelli Regional Park (San Dimas)
Prado Regional Park (Chino)
Joshua Tree National Park (Joshua Tree)
Find a trail nearby and a national park.
Brunswick Zone Upland Lanes
Ontario Ice Skating Center
Scandia (no GoKarts)
Los Angeles Rams
Los Angeles Chargers
Los Angeles Angels
Los Angeles Dodgers
Rancho Cucamonga Quakes
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Sparks
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Football Club
Los Angeles Galaxy
Disneyland Resort (Anaheim)
Knott’s Berry Farm Theme Park (Buena Park)
Six Flags Magic Mountain (Valencia)
Universal Studios (Universal City)
Aquarium of the Pacific (Long Beach)
LA Zoo & Botanical Gardens (Los Angeles)
L.A. County Fair (Pomona)
Norton Simon Museum
LA Museum of Contemporary & Modern Art (LACMA)
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
The J. Paul Getty Art Museum
California Science Center
Natural History Museum
Please visit SoCalMuseums for a longer list.
The Glass House
The Fox Theater
House of Blues
The Greek Theater
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
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