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Becoming a Tiger

We would like to thank you for your interest in our football program. We receive a number of questions regarding the recruiting and application process. These steps will help you become an Oxy Tiger:

1. Fill out an online recruit form.

Oxy Football Recruiting Questionnaire

2. Send us your high school transcripts and SAT or ACT scores.

Email to Recruiting Coordinator Nick Ostlund at nostlund@oxy.edu

If you have not taken the ACT or SAT, then sign up for a test date. Please keep our application deadline in mind when selecting your date as you will need a score to put on your application.



3. We want to see you play.

Please send us a web link of your highlight or game film.

4. Explore Occidental College



A Look at Oxy

All in for Oxy

5. Apply to Occidental.

Application Forms:

Common Application

Oxy Supplement

Transfer Application

Application Due Dates

First-year applications                                                       Due Date

Early Decision I                                                                        Nov. 15

Early Decision II                                                                       Jan. 1

Regular Decision                                                                     Jan. 15



6. Visit Campus.

Contact Coach Ostlund at nostlund@oxy.edu or 925-759-0949 if you are interested in attending a home game or overnight visit.

Home Game Dates:

Saturday, September 16 – Pacific University (OR) – 7:00pm

Saturday, September 30 – University of Redlands – 7:00pm

Saturday, October 14 – University of La Verne (Homecoming) – 1:00pm

Saturday, November 4 – Cal Lutheran University – 7:00pm

Saturday, November 11 – Chapman University – 1:00pm

Directions to Campus

Hotels Near Occidental

7. Become a Tiger!