Resources & Support

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Support is all around. Whether you need help studying for an upcoming exam or assistance with disability accommodations, if you are dealing with a personal crisis or just need some good advice, we are here for you.

At Oxy, our first priority is the health, safety and wellbeing of our students. We are committed to providing a satisfying living and learning environment for all of our community members. To that end, staff, faculty and administrators embrace and promote a Culture of Care, offering proactive support and tools for success in and out of the classroom.

A range of offices and services are dedicated to supporting students throughout their time at Oxy. Below is a summary of the people and resources that will help you make the most of your college experience.

Advising Center
Helping students navigate Core Program requirements and their academic course of study.

Campus Safety
Offering emergency services 24 hours a day, responding to incidents and providing safety escorts.

Career Exploration & Planning
Providing resources, trainings and advising to help you explore career, internship and graduate school options.

Dean of Students Office
A staff of caring professionals whose main priority is addressing student issues and concerns.

Disability Services
Ensuring that all students can fully participate in College life with the resources and accommodations they need.

Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation
A policy that seeks to maintain an environment of mutual respect among all members of our community, reflecting the College’s institutional values and expectations.

Emmons Wellness Center
Providing a comprehensive range of health and wellness services from a highly qualified medical staff.

Diversity & Inclusion
Offering co-curricular programming, training, and events and committed to engaging broadly around diversity.

International Programs Office
Providing resources and advising for international students and students traveling abroad.

Office of National and International Fellowships
Connecting students to external sources of funding to support a range of research, leadership and service activities.

Office of Religious and Spiritual Life
Celebrating spiritual life and fostering respect, awareness and dialogue through events and fellowships.

Queer and Trans Guide
Providing resources and support to foster a safe and inclusive community where all members feel welcomed.

Sexual Respect and Title IX
Offering support and resources to community members dealing with issues of sexual misconduct, discrimination, harassment or assault.

Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement
Offering a range of opportunities for student involvement and leadership to help maximize the Oxy experience.

Student Success Team
Supporting the wellbeing and success of individual students by developing holistic, personalized responses.

Writing Center
Supporting students with one-on-one sessions to help improve their writing and tackle specific assignments.