Class Profile

Class Profile

Numbers don’t tell the whole story, but they’re a good place to start.

Here’s a look at the Class of 2021.

6,775

First-Year Applicants

42% were admitted

were admitted

565 joined the class of 2021

students joining the Class of 2021

They performed well academically:

  • Median unweighted GPA: 3.68
  • Median SAT: 1350 combined (EBRW-680, M-680)
  • Median ACT: 30

And come from near and far:

California: 

40% from California

Other U.S. states:

53%

International: 

7% International

(Represents high school location and includes 40 states, D.C., and 14 countries)

You might also want to know:

59% women

women

41% men

men

12% First-generation college bound

first-generation college bound

8% Oxy family ties

Oxy family ties

Their high school backgrounds vary:

59% Public/Charter

Public/Charter

39% Private/Parochial/Other Religious

Private/Parochial/Other Religious

2% Other

Other

And we’re still one of the most ethnically diverse liberal arts colleges:

Diversity Stats: 2% Native American/Native Hawaiian, 6% African-American, 12% Latinx, 21% Asian-American, 53% Caucasian
*Not including international citizens

14% International/Dual Citizen

International/Dual Citizens

25% Speak a language other than English at home

Students with languages other than English spoken at home

 (including Arabic, Armenian, Hindi, Korean, Mandarin, Persian, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese)

Students participated in a variety of activities:

  • Athletics: 66%
  • Community service/public affairs: 63%
  • Instrumental/vocal music: 31%
  • Student government: 16%
  • Theater: 14%
  • Social justice organizations: 14%
  • Debate/Model UN/Mock Trial: 15%

Learn more about our students and our campus by visiting in person.

Admission


Collins House
1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles, CA 90041

Phone: (323) 259-2700
or (800) 825-5262
Fax: (323) 688-4875
Email: admission@oxy.edu