• A student and his family embrace at graduation

    Omar Rodriguez hugs his parents, Mercedes A. Rodriguez and Justo Rodriguez.

  • A student poses with her parents for a photo on Figi Hill.

    Parents Nina Srejobic and John de Benedetti pose for a photo with their daughter Natalie de Benedetti ’19 in top of Fiji Hill.

Parents & Family

Parents and families play an important role in the lives of Oxy students. We're here to provide the resources you need to stay connected with your student while they are at Oxy.

Parents and families often ask about the following areas, so we've done our best to provide a quick reference for you. Each section below addresses several common questions, and points you to the offices that can get you more in-depth information.

Academics and Experiential Learning

Learn about Oxy's academic programs and support, including academic advising, study abroad, community engagement and more.


Campus Life and Student Support

Learn about the resources to support the physical and mental well-being of our students and our commitment to the holistic student experience.


Financing Your Student's Oxy Education

Find answers to questions about financial aid, tuition payment and student billing.


Career Services for Oxy Students

Learn about the how Oxy's Hameetman Career Center helps students clarify academic and professional goals.


Stay Connected and Get Involved

Find ways to volunteer with Oxy and stay up to date on College news.


Room and Board

Learn about how Oxy's residential community and to support your students while they live on campus.


Visiting Campus and Surrounding Areas

Find out more about the Oxy campus, neighborhood and surrounding areas in Los Angeles.



Get more information about commencement and how to share in the celebration with your graduating student.


New Student Orientation

Find out more about the resources available for new families during orientation.



Contact Us

Office of Parent Engagement
Phone: 323.259.2601
Email: parents@oxy.edu