Occidental College

1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041
(323) 259-2500
http://www.oxy.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 1,989
  • Undergraduate population: 1,972
  • Student to faculty ratio: 9 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $50,769
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $48,905
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 82%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $16,170
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 19%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,170
  • Students receiving federal aid: 19%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $7,139
  • Students receiving state aid: 12%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 77%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,790
  • Percent admitted: 39%
  • Percent admitted (men): 39%
  • Percent admitted (women): 40%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 590, 690
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 590, 680
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 590, 690

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 1,868
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 44%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 56%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 86%
  • Graduation rate (men): 87%
  • Graduation rate (women): 85%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters