Community Messages

Find a chronological listing of the messages that have been sent to Oxy students, faculty and staff regarding Summer and Fall 2020 planning.

August 20, 2020

The AVP of Human Resources shares some additional information related to furlough measures and a few permanent layoffs this fall.

August 20, 2020

A message from the Library’s Center for Digital Liberal Arts (CDLA) outlining some of the ways it can support faculty teaching and student learning in the coming year.

August 17, 2020

Occidental’s COO shares an overview of our planning and guidance for all Oxy employees for the upcoming fall semester.

August 13, 2020

This message highlights important aspects of the upcoming remote semester, including policy updates, available services and programs, and opportunities for engagement and community building.

August 12, 2020

A message from President Elam welcoming returning students to a new semester.

August 7, 2020

As the College community prepares for Fall 2020, the Academic Resources & Technology (ART) team is here to help meet students’ technology, training and resource needs.

August 3, 2020

President Elam provides a further update on the budget for Occidental’s 2020-21 fiscal year.

July 30, 2020

Senior Director of Emmons Wellness Center Sara Semal announces the launch of a new, mandatory Daily Health Check app for students, faculty and staff who are on campus.

July 24, 2020

Dean of Students Rob Flot provides guidance for students who are planning to live off campus in the immediate neighborhood this fall.


July 24, 2020

Federal guidance for F-1 students was received today.