Welcome to the ARC's website!

If you have an academic concern, please feel free to let us know!

For most academic questions, please visit our resources page or the registrar's website

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 2022-2023 Frosh Guide, head over to the Resources page.

General Info:

Public meetings will be held this term in Hameetman (Sundays 3:30pm). If you would like to join, please let an ARC Rep know! Our meeting minutes are published weekly in The Tech or at this google drive folder.

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:

Interactive Research List is now up!

9/27 - (First day of classes FA22)

10/14 - (Add Day, last day to add classes, switch
between practical/analytical tracks)

11/16 - (Drop Day, last day to drop classes, change
grading scheme, change sections)

2022-23 Fall Course Schedule is out!


Course Listing Web Version:



The ARC's Frosh Guide to Academics 2022-23 is available here!


Congratulations to the winners of the 2021-2022 ASCIT Teaching Awards!


Elizabeth Qian, Michael Vicic, Ali Hajimiri, Danielle Wiggins

Teaching Assistants:

Danica Adams, Jane Panangaden, Jeffrey Ma, Hrishika Basava


The 2021 Student Faculty Conference was held on Friday, April 23rd.

For more details, see our SFC page.

The ARC is a professional organization.