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Connect Through Webinars

Pomona Admissions offers live monthly webinars on a variety of topics, from Pomona 101, to alumni panels, financial aid and application tips and explorations of different majors. Students, parents, counselors or educators are invited to register and log in to a webinar at a pre-designated time, but recordings will also be made available here once the sessions have concluded. Friendly admissions and financial aid officers, as well as current Pomona students, use video sharing to present information on a scheduled topic, always with a Q&A period at the end. Craving a topic you don’t see listed here? Share your idea with our webinar coordinator, Katrina Bruno.

Upcoming Webinars

Pomona 101: A Virtual Visit to Pomona

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 • 3-4 p.m. PDT

This introduction to Pomona College's unique features and liberal arts curriculum may fill the gaps in your knowledge or introduce you to entirely new topics. Admissions staff will also discuss our admissions process, the basics of financial aid, and will be happy to answer questions both live or in a private chat-box.

Register here for Pomona 101: A Virtual Visit to Pomona

Considering a Liberal Arts College

April 22, 2021 • 3-4 p.m. PDT

Pomona offers an education that is both broad and deep, preparing students for a world where multiple competencies (like critical thinking, creativity, writing and speaking skills, mathematical and scientific literacy) will be more crucial than ever. We’ll cover why a liberal arts education is great preparation for most careers, and how studying across multiple disciplines makes you a more fascinating person! This session is ideal for students of all grade levels interested in learning about the liberal arts and/or about career outcomes for liberal arts graduates.

Register here for Considering a Liberal Arts College

Past Webinars

Spotlight on STEM Majors (Science, Tech, Engineering & Math)

Thursday, February 25, 2021 • 4-4:45 p.m. PST

Learn more about majors within STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), including research and internship opportunities, interesting courses, and special majors. This session is ideal for students of all grades who might be considering or are interested in studying STEM in college.

Coming soon: the recording of Spotlight on STEM Majors (Feb. 25)

Pomona 101: A Virtual Visit to Pomona

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 • 4-4:45 p.m. PST

This introduction to Pomona College's unique features and liberal arts curriculum may fill the gaps in your knowledge or introduce you to entirely new topics. Admissions staff will also discuss our admissions process, the basics of financial aid, and will be happy to answer questions both live or in a private chat-box.

Coming soon: the recording of Pomona 101: A Virtual Visit to Pomona (Feb. 23)

Spotlight on Social Science & Interdisciplinary Majors

Friday, February 19, 2021 • 3-3:45 p.m. PST

Learn more about majors in the social sciences (like politics or sociology) and interdisciplinary fields (like environmental analysis or media studies), including research and internship opportunities, interesting courses, and special majors or concentrations. This session is ideal for students of all grades who might be considering or are interested in studying the social sciences or interdisciplinary fields in college.

Coming soon: the recording of Spotlight on Social Science & Interdisciplinary Majors (Feb. 19)

Exploring Academic Divisions & Majors 

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 • 3-4 p.m. PST

Pomona offers 48 different majors across four academic divisions: Natural Sciences (STEM), Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, and Interdisciplinary fields. Maybe you already know exactly what academic realm you want to explore deeply in college … or maybe you’re ready to embrace the unknown and dig deeper into the liberal arts (a great idea!). This session will showcase all the academic options at Pomona, while highlighting innovative courses, explaining our breadth requirements, sharing our most popular majors, and showing how our students utilize the consortium to cross-register for courses across the 5C’s. This session is ideal for students of all grades who are interested in learning more about academic opportunities at Pomona.

Coming soon: the recording of Exploring Academic Divisions & Majors (Feb. 17)

Transfer Applicants Q&A 

Monday, February 8, 2021 • 4-5 p.m. PST

Applying to transfer to Pomona? Join a webinar with the Pomona Admissions Transfer Team for updated application information and for answers to all of your questions!

Coming soon: the recording of Transfer Applicants Q&A (Feb. 8)

Application Cram! Last-Minute Questions

Monday, December 28, 2020 • 3-4 p.m. PDT and Tuesday, January 5, 2021 • 3-4 p.m. PDT

We get it! Sometimes you just have a last-minute question or concern you need resolved before you can hit submit on that application. This session is an annual tradition for Pomona staff to come back together over winter break to chat with you while sipping our cocoa or hot cider. We're here to help!

Coming soon: the recording of Application Cram! Last-Minute Questions (Dec. 28)

Coming soon: the recording of Application Cram! Last-Minute Questions (Jan. 5)

 

Please direct any questions to the webinar coordinator, Katrina Bruno.