Occidental Campus Life

Campus Highlight
Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 1,637)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $7,500)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAASouthern California Intercoll Ath Conf
ROTCNot Offered

Occidental Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Occidental College offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 1,637 (approximately 89.02 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $16,316. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $7,500 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Occidental College does not offer the online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It provides the study abroad programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Occidental College. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Occidental College for academic year 2019-2020.
Special Learning Opportunities at Occidental College
Online Degree Program
Online Course
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,637)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $7,500)

On-Campus Student Services

Occidental College provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. In addition, the school has on-campus daycare center for it's students, staffs, and faculties. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Occidental College to its attendants.
Student Services at Occidental College
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Occidental College

Occidental College is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Occidental College campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Occidental College
Baseball500Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf
Basketball1715Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf
Football570Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf
Golf86NCAA Division III (with football)
Lacrosse020NCAA Division III (with football)
Soccer3120NCAA Division III (with football)
Softball013NCAA Division III (with football)
Swimming and Diving1830NCAA Division III (with football)
Tennis129NCAA Division III (with football)
Track and Field5737NCAA Division III (with football)
Volleyball013NCAA Division III (with football)
Water Polo2321NCAA Division III (with football)

Veterans Benefits at Occidental College

Occidental College has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Occidental College
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Occidental College

Occidental College is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Occidental College.
Additional Characteristics at Occidental College
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Occidental College has a library system that has 838,980 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Occidental College has.
Academic Library Stats
Occidental College
Number of Physical Books198,057
Number of Digital/Electronic Books640,923
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases412
Number of Physical Media12,202
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)213,740
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)817,880
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)37,377
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)177,207
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries1
Preservation ServiceNot Support