Welcome to the ARC's website!

The ARC is continuing to work with administrators as the remote learning situation evolves. Thank you for your patience.

For most academic questions, please visit: http://registrar.caltech.edu/

The ARC is the Academics and Research Committee. We are the academic branch of the Associated Students of the California Institute of Technology (ASCIT). Our goal is to improve the Caltech undergraduate academic experience.

To learn more about who we are and what we do, visit the About Us page. To find our main resources including the 2020-2021 Frosh Guide, head over to the Resources page.

For meeting minutes, check out this google folder.

General Info:

Public meetings will be held this term in via Zoom (day and time TBD). If you would like to join, please message an ARC rep for the link! Our meeting minutes are published weekly in The Tech or at this google drive folder. We post weekly ARC tips to Facebook.

Feedback for the ARC about courses or anything ARC-related:


Here's a guide to addressing common course concerns!


Software Seminars:

Slides from our Latest Software Seminar on LaTeX (10/31/19):


Video Recording of our GDB/Valgrind Software Seminar (4/20/19): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TchA9hfTms&feature=youtu.be

Associated Slides: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1899ngbSnFGIFMbOVj2bHsGmOlbIEVumF/view?usp=sharing

Announcements and Upcoming Events:

2020-21 Course Catalog is out!


Course Listing Web Version:



The ARC's Frosh Guide to Academics 2020-21 is available here!


Congratulations to the winners of the 2018-2019 ASCIT Teaching Awards!


Adam Blank, Maura Dykstra, Heather Knutson, Lulu Qian

Teaching Assistants:

Christopher Lamartina, Red Lhota, Lee Saper, Rajashik Tarafder


The 2019 Student Faculty Conference was held on Friday, March 8th.

For more details, see our SFC page.

The ARC is a professional organization.