Keep up to date on Oxy’s latest news and events. For more information, contact the College’s Office of Marketing and Communications at (323) 259-2677.

Gabriela Cowperthwaite '93 with her camera
February 1, 2023

The spring program retains the theme "Oxy Creates," this time focusing on media by Media Arts & Culture faculty and Oxy alumni.

Cal Grant Promise Program Makes Oxy Even More Affordable for California Students
January 31, 2023

California students admitted to Occidental College who qualify for a Cal Grant will have 100% of their tuition covered by grants and scholarships under a new program to increase the affordability of an Occidental education for California families.

Kenturah Davis '02
January 30, 2023

“Dark Illumination” features a body of work that examines the significance of shadows in our sensory experience.

Professor Stierwalt and students at the AAS 2022 conference
January 19, 2023

Assistant Professor of Physics Sabrina Stierwalt was invited to give a plenary speech at the American Astronomical Society conference while her students presented their original research. 

Occidental College Glee Club
December 16, 2022

The Occidental College Glee Club will tour Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi January 15-19, bringing its wide-ranging repertoire of a capella choral music to New Orleans, Mobile, Jackson, and Baton Rouge.

December 12, 2022

Highlighting the exceptional scholarship, achievement and service taking place throughout the year at Occidental College, here are our ten most-viewed stories of the year from the Newsroom and Occidental Magazine.

Occidental Receives Grant for National Collaboration To Promote Inclusive Excellence in STEM
December 2, 2022

Occidental College has been selected to be a part of a nationwide, 15-institution cohort that will explore new ways to promote inclusive excellence in STEM higher education.

New Gift To Fund Student Health Promotion Program at Occidental College
November 17, 2022

A generous gift from the Choi Family, combined with gifts from other donors, will fund a new campus-wide health promotion program to address the growing need for mental health and wellness education for Occidental students.

woman standing on stage with a simulated court of supreme court judges behind her
November 16, 2022

Occidental’s Theater and Performance Studies department will open their production of Roe on Nov. 17.

Star Trek logo against an outer space background
November 16, 2022

Jamie Potter ’23 is one of only 12 students chosen for the fall program from a national pool.