Welcome to the ARC'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.

General Info:

Public meetings are held on Sundays at 2 pm in Hameetman Conference Room. Our meeting minutes are published weekly in The Tech.

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


Here's a guide to addressing common course concerns!


Software Seminar:

Video Recording of our Latest GDB/Valgrind Software Seminar (4/20): 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:

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.


Fall 2019 Course Listing is available here:



2018-2019 Course Catalog is out!


Course Listing Web Version:



The ARC's Frosh Guide to Academics 2018-2019 is available here!

The ARC is a professional organization.