Orange Coast College is on a 164-acre campus in the suburban setting of Costa Mesa, California, not far from Los Angeles.
There are many activities and organizations for Orange Coast College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Orange Coast College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Orange Coast College has the Architecture Club. In fact, more students participate in the Architecture Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Orange Coast College include Circle K, Doctors of Tomorrow, Speech, Theater, and Debate and Vietnamese Student Association.
Orange Coast College students' favorite campus events are Club Rush, ASOCC Angel Tree Gift Drive and Coast Days.
This table offers information on housing at Orange Coast College.
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Orange Coast College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus.
Orange Coast College offers coed housing.
At Orange Coast College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Orange Coast College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Crew||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Golf||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Soccer||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Swimming And Diving||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Tennis||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Track And Field||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Volleyball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Water Polo||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Orange Coast College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Orange Coast College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Orange Coast College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Orange Coast College, take Interstate 405 to Costa Mesa, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to John Wayne (Orange County) airport.
While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Orange Coast College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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