Caltech Y: Making a World of Difference


The Caltech Y enriches student life and challenges students to grow into responsible citizens of the world.

Caltech Y Turns 100!

Caltech Y Centennial Website

As we approach our centennial anniversary, the students, staff, and Board of Directors of the Caltech Y invite you to connect, or reconnect, with us during this important milestone in our organization’s history and join in our celebration in making a world of difference for 100 years and beyond! Check out our centennial website to stay up-to-date on Caltech Y centennial events and news.

Caltech Y - Washington DC Science Policy Trip

December 12 - 15, 2015

Join us for an exploration into Science Policy on an exciting trip to the Nation’s capitol.  The four day trip includes flights, lodgings, and most meals; discussions with those who have played a role in setting and implementing science policy for the United States including: Academics, Lobbyists, Scientists, Politicians, and Caltech Alumni … and of course the opportunity to see Washington, DC landmarks like the White House, the Memorials; Smithsonian Museums; the National Archives; and the Capitol.  Don’t miss this opportunity!

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Caltech Y Weekly Announcements

Week of November 9, 2015

The Caltech Y sends out a weekly email highlighting Caltech Y events. RSVP for events and get more info about upcoming programs. You can self-subscribe to the Y Announcements email list here.



Follow Us On Instagram

Help us collect 100 stories of your experiences with programs and/or the people of the Y. Post your favorite photo on Instagram with the hashtag #CaltechY100 and tell us about that memory in 500 characters or less. Not on Instagram? Don’t worry! Email your photo and favorite memory to We will post our favorite 100 stories on Facebook.

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