News

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.

Goat Yoga on the Occidental campus
December 20, 2019

Look back on the past year through the lens of Occidental College photographer Marc Campos.

2019 athletics hall of fame awardees
September 24, 2019

A dominating baseball team, an international volleyball star, an Olympic hurdler, a PGA tour champion and an All-American water polo goalie will be inducted into the Occidental Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, October 18, during Family & Homecoming Weekend.

Sabrina Degnan '19, candidate for 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year
September 10, 2019

Occidental College track and field and volleyball star Sabrina Degnan ’19 has been named a top candidate for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award.

Oxy students athletes Sabrina Degnan and Austin DeWitz
May 8, 2019

Sabrina Degnan and Austin DeWitz both took home SCIAC Field Athlete of the Year honors on Tuesday after standout senior seasons.

Oxy Men's basketball team members
February 16, 2019

The Occidental men's basketball team scrapped its way past No. 9 Pomona-Pitzer 64-63 at Rush Gym on Saturday, spoiling the Sagehens' undefeated conference season.

December 14, 2018

Shanda Ness has been named the new Occidental College Athletic Director, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Rob Flot announced on Friday.

November 12, 2018

The Occidental women's soccer team's historic season came to an end in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs Nov. 10. Chelsea Cole of Trinity (Texas) broke a 0-0 tie in the 52nd minute with the game's only goal at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas.

November 5, 2018

It will be the Tigers vs. the Tigers this Saturday as the Occidental women's soccer team takes on No. 16 Trinity (Texas) in Abilene, Texas in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs.

September 4, 2018

Nearly one year after its season was cut short due to a depleted roster, Occidental's football team scrapped its way to a 20-0 season-opening win over CETYS University in Mexicali, Mexico, on September 1. 

January 19, 2010

Occidental's new seven-days-a-week Alumni Gymnasium Fitness Center is now open for use by students, faculty, staff, and alumni, featuring a full range of workout equipment.