Departments

The Division of Student Affairs is full of outstanding professionals, graduate students, and undergraduate students who are committed to helping students have the most engaging college experience possible.

Please visit the department websites and/or contact our staff for more information.

Athletics 
Department of Athletics seeks to advance the College's mission of excellence, equity, community and service by providing amateur athletic programs which emphasize competitive intercollegiate teams, fair play, participation in intramural and club sports, and health and fitness programs for all members of the Occidental College community. 

Campus Safety
Campus safety officers patrol campus 24 hours a day to respond to incidents, provide safety escorts, and enforce college policies. 

Disability Services
The Office of Disability Services is committed to enhancing students’ academic development and independence. By working closely with faculty, staff, and administrators, our goal is to create a supportive community that promotes awareness, sensitivity and understanding of students with disabilities.

Emmons Wellness Center
Emmons utilizes a comprehensive approach to wellness services that seeks to enhance the physical and emotional well-being of students so they may be fully engaged in all aspects of college life.

Intercultural Community Center (ICC)
The Intercultural Community Center (ICC) is a student-centered space intended to spark dialogue, facilitate programming and enhance a sense of community at Oxy.

Neighborhood Partnership Program
The Neighborhood Partnership Program’s mission is to enrich the Occidental students’ college experience through partnerships with schools and community agencies in the Los Angeles area.

Office for Religious & Spiritual Life
The mission of the Office for Religious and Spiritual Life is to support Occidental students, faculty and staff in their pursuit of a vibrant and meaningful religious and spiritual life while engaging religious pluralism with a commitment to mutual respect, awareness and dialogue.

Project S.A.F.E. (for a Sexual Assault Free Environment) is a prevention and intervention support program dedicated to ending sexual violence on Occidental's campus.

Residential Education & Housing Services
Residential Education and Housing Services oversees all aspects of living on campus, from room draw to RA Programs, community meetings to trips to Pantages & Dodger Games.

Student Leadership, Involvement and Community Engagement
SLICE brings together programs focused on leadership, activities and community engagement in one office to foster a robust student experience on and off campus. It provides students with a variety of opportunities to put Occidental’s values into action.

Upward Bound
The Upward Bound program provides opportunities for participants to succeed in their precollege performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits.

Veteran's Programs
The veteran's programs is an initiative that includes affordable off-campus housing for student veterans and their families.