Spring 2020 Archive

Find a chronological listing of the community messages that were sent to Oxy students, faculty and staff during Spring 2020. Key messages include Spanish translations.

May 14, 2020

Sunday, June 14 is the date for our virtual live streamed celebration of the Class of 2020.

April 29, 2020

President Veitch announces the formation of a Fall 2020 Working Group to help Occidental College determine the path forward.

April 28, 2020

A message from President Veitch updating the community on plans for celebrating the Class of 2020.

April 23, 2020

Occidental is proud to do what it can to show our support for those who continue to put their lives on the line for our community.

April 22, 2020

In response to student questions posed after our last announcement on April 3, the College conducted a secondary review and determined incremental adjustments were in order for room and board credits to student accounts and financial support for students who receive Federal Work Study and Oxy Work Award.

April 8, 2020

(Leer en Español) Information on new guidance from the federal Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommending that the public now wear cloth face coverings in public.

April 8, 2020

(Leer en Español) A message underlining the importance of notifying the College if you have tested positive for COVID-19 or been exposed to someone who has tested positive.

April 3, 2020

The College announces its plan for providing financial support for Federal Work Study and Oxy Work Award students.

April 3, 2020

An update on financial support for students and families and to let you know credits will post by the end of day on Monday, April 6.

April 3, 2020

(Leer en Español) An update from the president on plans for postponing this year’s Commencement.