About Redlands

Traditions

The bulldog mascot is a time-honored tradition

From our lovableĀ bulldog mascotĀ  to the whimsical Och Tamale chant to the alma mater, our time-honored traditions bring a sense of community and fun to students, faculty, staff, alumni and parents and create lasting memories of “that dear old U of R we love so well."

Learn the Och Tamale chant

Och Tamale gazolly gazump
Dayump dayadee yahoo
Ink damink dayadee gazink
Dayump, deray, yahoo
Wing wang trickey trackey poo foo
Joozy woozy skizzle wazzle
Wang tang orkey porkey dominorky
Redlands!—Rah, Rah, Redlands!


What started as a freshman prank in 1913?
The giant R

The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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