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The Arts at Occidental
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.
demonstrated financial need met
international/dual citizen students
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.
Recreational Los Angeles
Whether you're into hiking, surfing, biking or the beach, our location means outdoor sports and activities all year long.
The Barack Obama Scholars Program at Occidental empowers the next generation of leaders to actively pursue the public good.
The Oxy Community
An appreciation for the international sphere has dovetailed with an interest in media and television production for Nick Graves ’23. An internship with Disney and the Academy Gold Rising Program is moving him forward along his path.
Diplomacy & World Affairs, Media Arts & Culture | Class of 2023
Astrobiologist Jason Dworkin ’91 has devoted the better part of two decades to a NASA mission to the near-Earth asteroid Bennu.
Jason Dworkin ’91
Biochemistry | Class of 1991
Occidental College Science Scholar McClaran Shirley ’22 studies the effect of ocean acidification on marine gastropods, or sea snails.
Biology | Class of 2022
From immigrant to psychology major, from circus performer to neuropsychologist, Enrique López researches the impact of HIV on the human brain. He also advocates worldwide against the stigma of HIV-AIDS in Spanish-speaking communities.
Enrique López ’89
Psychology, Spanish Studies | Class of 1989
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