The Biology of Changemaking
Anderson Center for Environmental Science
Equity & Justice
Liberal Arts in Los Angeles
Drawing on the cultural and intellectual resources of a global city,
Occidental provides a springboard for putting theory into practice and ideas into action.
average class size
international/dual citizen students
annual average, sunny days in L.A.
A vibrant, small liberal arts college experience in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the most stimulating and creative cities in the world. That’s something you won’t find anywhere else.
Athletics & Wellness
With 21 varsity sports teams and a host of other activities, Oxy helps you engage body and mind.
Each summer, Oxy students develop their professional skills through our signature paid internship program.
The Oxy Community
Spanish & French Studies
Ruby Ferehawk came to Occidental as a transfer student and loves the close-knit community of students and professors she’s discovered here. Now she’s exploring career options through the InternLA program.
Mathematics, Urban & Environmental Policy | Class of 2021
Encouraged by faculty mentorship and an internship with the U.S. Department of State, Belle decided to pursue a master’s degree in international relations in Germany. Oxy’s career center helped her at each step of the way.
Belle Bashaw ’20
Diplomacy & World Affairs, Economics | Class of 2020
Occidental exposed Michael to the joy of research, helping him along the path to a doctoral program in physics. He hopes to apply his research and technical skills to solve a wide range of problems.
Michael Kwan ’20
Physics, Music | Class of 2020
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