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Occidental Financial Aid

Financial Aid Scoreboard
Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 1,500
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 72%
Average Aid Amount $36,748
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 431
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 77%

Financial Aid Information at Occidental

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 1,500 students (72% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $36,748. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 431 students (77% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Occidental College is $58,426, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 1,500 students (72% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $36,748. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Occidental College for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Occidental College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid1,50072%$36,748
Pell Grants38819%$4,675
Federal Student Loans89143%$5,997

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 431 beginning students (77% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 426 students (76% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree-seeking beginning undergraduate students. The below table shows the number and amount by the source of financial aid at Occidental College.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Occidental College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid43177%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources41373%$35,498
Federal Grants9617%$8,515
Pell Grants9517%$4,826
Other Federal Grants9116%$3,945
State/Local Grants468%$8,558
Institutional Grants41273%$32,645
Student Loans24644%$7,097
Federal Student Loans23141%$4,801
Other Student Loans14025%$4,548