Learn more about Oxy's Story, explore the different academic Programs and discover what life at Oxy is all about. We have a storied history of athletic excellence that includes NFL quarterback and statesman Jack Kemp '57, NFL head coach Jim Mora '57, two-time Olympic gold medal diver Sammy Lee '43 and tennis legend and female athletics pioneer Pat Yeomans '38. For a small school, Oxy also boasts an impressive and proud tradition of Olympic excellence. We have 21 intercollegiate athletic teams, several club sports and intramural opportunities and a wellness program that includes classes like spin, yoga and zumba, for the entire Oxy community to take advantage of.
How do I apply?
We are an extremely selective liberal arts college that competes nationally as one of the best small colleges in the country. Check out our Admissions timeline and policies.
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What's in the area?
Oxy's located in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of Los Angeles. We are very much an urban oasis with a beautiful campus that's just eight miles from downtown and five miles from Old Town Pasadena. As a Tiger, you get the resources and opportunities of the nation's second biggest media market, along with the advantages of a close-knit community that lives primarily on campus.
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