Total Enrollment: 2,102
Institution Size: 1,000 - 4,999
Campus Setting: Urban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Masters
School Calendar Type: Semester
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 2,089
Total Grad Enrollment: 13
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The incredible faculty. At one point UCLA and USC both had anti-nepotism rules, so Oxy was where all the trailing spouses went to teach. And what spouses! Absolutely first class!!
They've switched from trimesters to semesters since I went there. Trimesters were wonderful: 10 weeks to focus on only 3 subjects. Sadly, they've reverted to the usual semesters.
Occidental provides a personal student body and faculty relationship. The campus is small yet scenic. There are a variety of student activities and it's location is in the suburbs of Los Angeles.
Occidental doesn't have a 50/50 male to female student ratio. 60% of the school is female so females have a less admissions chance than males. The school is also suburban so the city is kind of far...
The people at Occidental are some of the best I have met in my life. I feel comfortable sitting down with someone I do not know and striking up a conversation. Even the people I do not like I...
Sadly, the school is quick to crack down on parties both on and off campus. This has been happening more and more. While there are ways to get around it, I long for my freshman year days where...
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