Commencement

Travel Directions

By Car
From the Los Angeles area, take the San Bernardino Freeway (I-10) to Indian Hill Boulevard (exit 457). Drive north on Indian Hill for about two miles. Turn right onto Foothill Boulevard. Turn right onto Claremont Boulevard, which will be the third stoplight you encounter. Turn right onto Ninth Street.

From Pasadena and the San Fernando Valley, take the Foothill Freeway (I-210) east. Exit at Towne Avenue and drive south for one mile. At Foothill Boulevard turn left onto Foothill Boulevard and continue approximately two miles to Claremont Boulevard, which will be the third stoplight you encounter after passing Indian Hill Boulevard. Turn right onto Claremont Boulevard. Turn right onto Ninth Street.

From Orange County, take the Orange Freeway (Route 57) north to the San Bernardino Freeway (I-10). Continue east on I-10 to Indian Hill Boulevard (exit 457). Drive north on Indian Hill for about two miles. Turn right onto Foothill Boulevard. Turn right onto Claremont Boulevard, which will be the third stoplight you encounter. Turn right onto Ninth Street.

By Air
Claremont is located about ten miles west of the Ontario International Airport. Los Angeles International Airport is approximately 50 miles west of Claremont.

By Train
The closest Amtrak station is in Pomona, a few miles from the campus. Claremont is served from Los Angeles by Metrolink. The station is ten blocks south of campus.

Parking is available in designated areas on Claremont Boulevard, Ninth Street, and Mills Avenue.

Parking

Due to other commencement activities occurring at neighboring colleges, please plan to allow extra time for parking. CMC has set aside parking spaces for CMC guests in the designated areas listed below. Additional parking also is available on Claremont Boulevard, Mills Avenue, Blanchard Avenue, and First Street.

  • Bauer Center Parking Lots (Ninth Street)
  • Children's School Parking Lot (Sixth Street)
  • CMC Parking Lot at Sixth Street & Mills Avenue
  • Biszantz Family Tennis Center Parking Lot (Sixth Street)
  • Claremont Boulevard Office Parking Lots (400 N. Claremont Blvd.)