Checklist & Forms
This checklist tells you everything you need to do and when to do it before your first day of college. Make sure not to miss any deadlines as it may prevent you from registering for your classes.
You may also want to review the 2014-15 Academic Calendar.
Please use the envelopes provided in your New Student Mailer to return your forms. For your privacy, separate envelopes have been provided for your health forms and your "request for accomodations" form.
|Request final official transcripts from your high school (showing graduation date) or most recent college.|
|Activate Oxynet account and Oxy email.|
|Activate authorized users (parents or guardian) on your student business services account.|
Choose Cultural Studies Program (CSP) Seminar preferences. Registration for CSP's begins June 23 at 8am.
By June 19
|Deadline to apply for CSP 1: California Environment Semester|
By June 20
|Deadline to register for OxyEngage (optional)|
By July 1
Last day to register for California Environment Semester
|Request for Accomodations Form (if applicable)|
For your privacy, a separate Accommodations Form Envelope is included in your New Student Packet.
|Religious Information Form (optional)|
|Waiver of FERPA Privacy Rights Form|
|Student Photo Release Form|
|Select your meal plan|
By July 12
|Advising Information Form (available soon)|
|Master Promissory Note and Truth in Lending Documents for Perkins and Oxy Loans (if applicable)|
|Loan Entrance Interview (if applicable)|
By July 25
|Deadline to submit your own Oxy ID card photo.|
By Aug 1
|Deadline to submit Oxy health insurance waiver. Instructions will be sent to your Oxy email in June.|
By August 5
By August 8
Think About It Online Course (to be completed by student)
By August 16
|Online placement exams for chemistry, mathematics, French, Spanish, and German|
|Last day to register for courses that require online placement exam|
By August 29
Lost your envelope?
Send all forms to:
Dean of Students Office
Occidental College F-50
1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3314
- Download: New Student Packet PDF
- email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- phone: 323.259.2918