Loyola Marymount University

1 Loyola Marymount University Drive, Los Angeles

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Loyola Marymount is a Jesuit university in Los Angeles, California. LMU is ranked #66 by U.S. News & World Report Best National University Rankings (2020), with top programs including Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Engineering, Film Production and Animation.
Our campus is nestled in L.A.’s flourishing tech and film production hubs, 1km from the beach, within one of the city’s safest communities. LMU’s 6,600 undergraduates select from over 60 majors, while enjoying a 10:1 student/faculty ratio and an average class size of 20.

We offer over 80 study abroad locations and celebrate a 10% international student body that represents over 90 countries. LMU is committed to delivering an educational experience that integrates academic life with real-world experiences so that our graduates are equipped for academic and professional success in a global marketplace.
With over 50 majors to choose from, our rigorous academic programs prepare students for lives of meaning and purpose. You can look forward to a distinctive educational experience founded on respect for our diverse global community and a passion for creating a more just and humane society. This philosophy is translated across our schools, colleges, and majors as well as interdisciplinary majors and minors, international immersion and study abroad experiences, experiential internships and community-based service learning opportunities.
 
Discover the possibilities:

With 200+ student clubs and organizations, LMU students have boundless opportunities to develop their leadership skills, nurture their spirits and become vital parts of the campus community.

Whether you are organizing a philanthropic event for your fraternity or sorority, attending a spiritual retreat through Campus Ministry, or helping shape campus policy through Student Government, you will no doubt make your mark on the LMU campus and community.

Discover the possibilities!

With 200+ student clubs and organizations, LMU students have boundless opportunities to develop their leadership skills, nurture their spirits and become vital parts of the campus community.

Whether you are organizing a philanthropic event for your fraternity or sorority, attending a spiritual retreat through Campus Ministry, or helping shape campus policy through Student Government, you will no doubt make your mark on the LMU campus and community.

Discover the possibilities!

Fall Application Deadlines

  • November 1: Early Decision (binding) admission for Fall
  • November 1: Early Action (non-binding) admission for Fall
  • January 15: Early Decision II (binding) admission for Fall
  • January 15: Regular Decision Admission for Fall

Spring Application Deadline

  • October 15: Admission for Spring (January) semester 

Follow the instructions on your application.

  • Be sure to include the $60 application fee.
  • To request a fee waiver, please follow the instructions on the application you choose to use.

Submit a letter of recommendation with your application.

This should be sent from an official at the school you attend. A letter from a teacher and a letter from your counselor or principal is recommended. One letter of recommendation is required.

Send your transcripts to Undergraduate Admission.

All first year applicants should include their grades on the application they chose to submit or upload a copy of their transcripts. Enrolling first year applicants must all submit official final high school transcripts before school begins, showing your high school graduation date.

Transfer students must also submit transcripts from each college or university attended.

The ACT or SAT is optional for students applying for fall 2022 semester through fall 2023 semester. If you have more questions please contact [email protected]

About

Loyola Marymount is a Jesuit university in Los Angeles, California. LMU is ranked #66 by U.S. News & World Report Best National University Rankings (2020), with top programs including Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Engineering, Film Production and Animation.
Our campus is nestled in L.A.’s flourishing tech and film production hubs, 1km from the beach, within one of the city’s safest communities. LMU’s 6,600 undergraduates select from over 60 majors, while enjoying a 10:1 student/faculty ratio and an average class size of 20.

We offer over 80 study abroad locations and celebrate a 10% international student body that represents over 90 countries. LMU is committed to delivering an educational experience that integrates academic life with real-world experiences so that our graduates are equipped for academic and professional success in a global marketplace.
With over 50 majors to choose from, our rigorous academic programs prepare students for lives of meaning and purpose. You can look forward to a distinctive educational experience founded on respect for our diverse global community and a passion for creating a more just and humane society. This philosophy is translated across our schools, colleges, and majors as well as interdisciplinary majors and minors, international immersion and study abroad experiences, experiential internships and community-based service learning opportunities.
 
Discover the possibilities:

With 200+ student clubs and organizations, LMU students have boundless opportunities to develop their leadership skills, nurture their spirits and become vital parts of the campus community.

Whether you are organizing a philanthropic event for your fraternity or sorority, attending a spiritual retreat through Campus Ministry, or helping shape campus policy through Student Government, you will no doubt make your mark on the LMU campus and community.

Discover the possibilities!

With 200+ student clubs and organizations, LMU students have boundless opportunities to develop their leadership skills, nurture their spirits and become vital parts of the campus community.

Whether you are organizing a philanthropic event for your fraternity or sorority, attending a spiritual retreat through Campus Ministry, or helping shape campus policy through Student Government, you will no doubt make your mark on the LMU campus and community.

Discover the possibilities!

Fall Application Deadlines

  • November 1: Early Decision (binding) admission for Fall
  • November 1: Early Action (non-binding) admission for Fall
  • January 15: Early Decision II (binding) admission for Fall
  • January 15: Regular Decision Admission for Fall

Spring Application Deadline

  • October 15: Admission for Spring (January) semester 

Follow the instructions on your application.

  • Be sure to include the $60 application fee.
  • To request a fee waiver, please follow the instructions on the application you choose to use.

Submit a letter of recommendation with your application.

This should be sent from an official at the school you attend. A letter from a teacher and a letter from your counselor or principal is recommended. One letter of recommendation is required.

Send your transcripts to Undergraduate Admission.

All first year applicants should include their grades on the application they chose to submit or upload a copy of their transcripts. Enrolling first year applicants must all submit official final high school transcripts before school begins, showing your high school graduation date.

Transfer students must also submit transcripts from each college or university attended.

The ACT or SAT is optional for students applying for fall 2022 semester through fall 2023 semester. If you have more questions please contact [email protected]

University highlights

USA National Universities Rankings 2020

  • 2020
    #111-120
  • 2021
    #131-140

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Campus locations

Loyola Marymount University,

1 Loyola Marymount University Drive , Los Angeles , California , United States , 90045

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