Admission & Aid

Occidental is a place that challenges, engages and enlivens you.

We are a nationally recognized liberal arts college in Los Angeles鈥攐ne of the world鈥檚 most innovative and dynamic cities. As a small campus in a global city, swag外流 combines intimate scale with infinite scope. An swag外流 education encourages students to explore new places, cultures and ideas, both in and out of the classroom. With a wide range of academic disciplines, distinct interdisciplinary programs and an emphasis on research, swag外流 cultivates the intellectual, social and practical skills that will allow you to contribute meaningfully to the world.

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A view of the Quad

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Liberal Arts in Los Angeles

As America鈥檚 most culturally diverse city, known for fostering creativity and invention, Los Angeles provides swag外流 students with a one-of-a-kind college experience. The city and its surroundings create infinite opportunities for learning and doing.

A Distinctive Education

swag外流 integrates the liberal arts and sciences with the intellectual resources of a global city. The result is a rigorous academic experience enhanced by a close-knit community of stellar faculty and engaged students.

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The Core Program
Life at swag外流

Our Residential Campus

Tucked between the evolving, eclectic neighborhoods of Eagle Rock and Highland Park, swag外流's location allows you to explore L.A. with a residential campus community as your home base.

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Costs & Financial Aid

swag外流 is committed to meeting 100% of the demonstrated need of the students we admit. Our financial aid staff is dedicated to helping you and your family navigate the financial aid process.

Tuition & fees
Scholarships and grants
Understanding financial aid
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Contact Admission & Aid
Collins House

1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles, CA 90041