Occidental College

General Information

Website https://www.oxy.edu
Address 1600 Campus Rd
City Los Angeles
State CA
Zip 90041-3392
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 91%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 79.7%
Five-year graduation rate 84.4%
Six-year graduation rate 84.4%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 11.5%

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Bac/A & S
Size: Number of Undergraduates 1,972
Endowment Assets $413,429,864
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website https://www.oxy.edu/admission-aid/financial-aid/net-price-calculator
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 0%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.64
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 650 (25th - 75th percentile = 600 - 700)
Median SAT Math 660 (25th - 75th percentile = 600 - 720)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 29.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 28 - 31)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 45.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $51,070
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $51,070
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $69,442
Average Net Price After Grants $33,738
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $7,512
Median earnings 10 years after entry $50,600
Median debt of completers $23,215
Federal Loan Default Rate 1.1%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 20.1%
% Underrepresented Minority 20.0%
% Black 5.5%
% Latino 14.6%
% Native American 0.0%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 14.1%
% White 48.7%
% Two or More Races 8.1%
% Other 8.9%
% Noresident Aliens 7.1%
% Female 56.3%
% Male 43.7%
% Age 25 and Over 0.5%
% Part-time 0.9%