Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA
January 10th
Student Ranked #145
Out-of-State $46,652 / In-State $46,652
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Parchment Member Admission information for 584 students Interested in Occidental College last year
Academic Performance
28
1912
3.6
Top States
  • 48% California
  • 4% Arizona
  • 4% Other/Foreign
  • 4% Washington
  • 3% Illinois
Top Majors
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration/Management
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Economics, General
Demographics
57% female
43% male
  • 40% Caucasian
  • 15% East Asian
  • 12% Hispanic
  • 4% African-American
  • 4% Other
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Parchment Member Admission information for 42 students Applying to Occidental College last year
Academic Performance
24
1707
3.6
Top States
  • 40% California
  • 10% Other/Foreign
  • 7% Illinois
  • 5% Arizona
  • 2% Alabama
Top Majors
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Computer Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
Demographics
50% female
50% male
  • 40% Caucasian
  • 17% Hispanic
  • 12% African-American
  • 12% South Asian
  • 5% East Asian
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Parchment Member Admission information for 33 students Accepted to Occidental College last year
Academic Performance
30
1967
3.8
Top States
  • 42% California
  • 9% Wisconsin
  • 6% Arizona
  • 6% Michigan
  • 6% Nevada
Top Majors
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Biochemistry
Demographics
45% female
55% male
  • 55% Caucasian
  • 15% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 9% None Indicated
  • 3% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 24 students Denied by Occidental College last year
Academic Performance
27
1818
3.5
Top States
  • 75% California
  • 4% Arizona
  • 4% Illinois
  • 4% Other/Foreign
  • 4% Washington
Top Majors
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Psychology, General
  • Economics, General
  • Cinematography & Film/Video Production
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, & Gender Studies, Other
Demographics
54% female
46% male
  • 33% Caucasian
  • 25% East Asian
  • 17% Hispanic
  • 8% Middle-Eastern
  • 4% None Indicated
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Basic Information
Occidental College Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline
  • Early Decision Deadline: November 15th
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 10th
Cost
  • Application Fees: $60
  • Tuition: $46,652
  • Room and Board: $12,450
Admission Overview
  • Applicants: 6,072
  • Admitted: 2,574
  • Acceptance Rate: 42.4%
  • Yield Rate: 21.3%
Enrollment
  • Undergraduates: 2,275
  • Graduate Students: 1
Most Popular Degrees
  • Economics, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Psychology, General
  • English Language & Literature/Letters, Other
  • Art/Art Studies, General