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EXPERIENCE LMU

Build connections and get access to our accomplished LMU deans. Meet professors while sampling online classes to Experience LMU and our commitment to academic excellence, first-hand. 

Join our virtual sessions to meet admission counselors for a general overview of LMU or get a deep-dive into topics that are of interest to you, including application workshops and meeting current students as they share their LMU experience with you.

There is something for everyone. Use the menu below to navigate our many Experience LMU program offerings.

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Career Development

  

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Whether you have Hollywood aspirations, want to launch a new business, or aspire to research creative solutions to the world’s toughest questions, there is an academic program – and a network of knowledgeable faculty and administrators – waiting here for you. Learn more about our 50+ majors when you connect with the accomplished deans who each lead one of our six outstanding colleges and schools, and find out what makes LMU a leader in education, research, and the student-centered experience.

LMU College of Communication and Fine Arts (CFA)

Bryant Keith Alexander, Ph.D., Dean
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Connect with Dean Alexander
• Saturday, November 6 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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LMU School of Education (SOE)

Michelle D. Young, Ph.D., Dean
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Connect with Dean Young
• Saturday, November 6 | 10:00 a.m. PT
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LMU Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts (BCLA)

Robbin D. Crabtree, Ph.D., Dean
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Connect with Dean Crabtree
• Saturday, October 23 | 11:00 a.m PT
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LMU School of Film and Television (SFTV)

Bryant Keith Alexander, Ph.D., Interim Dean
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Connect with Interim Dean Alexander
• Saturday, October 30 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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LMU Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering (CSE)

S.W. Tina Choe, Ph.D., Dean
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Connect with Dean Choe
• Saturday, October 16 | 10:00 a.m. PT
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• Tuesday, October 19 | 6:00 p.m. PT
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LMU College of Business Administration (CBA)

Dayle M. Smith, Ph.D., Dean
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Connect with Dean Smith
• Saturday, October 16 | 11:00 a.m. PT.
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• Tuesday, October 26 | 6:00 p.m. PT.
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Learn

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Engage with our world-class faculty as they host interactive online seminars that bring LMU’s academic experience home to you. Participate in dynamic academic experiences, interact with our esteemed faculty, and learn more about their cutting-edge research.

The Spotlight Seminar Series is free to attend and open to all prospective first-year or transfer students. Please RSVP to each seminar you wish to attend to receive individual event links.

October 2021

Modeling the Dangers of Driving Under the Influence Using Engineering & Programming
Brendan Smith, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering (CSE)
• Saturday, October 16 | 1:00 p.m. PT
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Asian and African American Shared Kinship, Shared Peoplehood
Curtiss Takada Rooks, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Asian and Asian American Studies (BCLA)
• Monday, October 18 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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Creativity Lab: Creative Confidence Workshop
Andrew Rohm, Ph.D., Professor of Marketing, Co-Director of M-School (CBA) &
Matt Stefl, Clinical Professor of Marketing, Co-Director of M-School (CBA)
• Wednesday, October 20 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Modeling of 3D Structures
Negin Tauberg, Ph.D., P.E., Visiting Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering (CSE)
• Saturday, October 23 | 10:00 a.m. PT
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All the News That’s Fit: How to Maintain a Healthy, Balanced Media Diet
Evelyn McDonnell, Professor of Journalism and New Media (BCLA)
• Monday, October 25 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Loyola MARS: Rocket Design
Mahsa Ebrahim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering (CSE)
• Monday, October 25 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Who's Watching Me? And Why Should I Care?: The Personal and Political Consequences of Panoptic Social Media
Christopher Finlay, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Communication Studies (CFA)
• Tuesday, October 26 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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Chaos, Entropy, and Elusive Order in Science and Life!
Emily Jarvis, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (CSE)
• Wednesday, October 27 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Scary Shakespeare and Spooky Kabuki: A History of Stage Ghosts
Kevin Wetmore, Professor of Theatre Arts (CFA)
• Wednesday, October 27 | 6:00 p.m. PT
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November 2021

Art History as a Discipline: What is so Appealing About the Mona Lisa?
Kirstin Noreen, Ph.D., Professor of Art History (CFA)
• Monday, November 1 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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How Much Do Skyscrapers Sway Under High Winds?
Sunai Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CSE)
• Tuesday, November 2 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Principles and Strategies of Negotiating Effectively
Angélica Gutiérrez, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Management (CBA)
• Wednesday, November 3 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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Power, Knowledge and Shoes in Latino Flash Fiction
Juan Mah y Busch, Ph.D., Professor of English and Chair of Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies (BCLA)
• Monday, November 8 | 6:00 p.m. PT
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From Script to Screen: The Secrets of Powerful Shot Design
Mischa Livingstone, Clinical Assistant Professor of Film Production (SFTV)
• Monday, November 9 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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What is Economics and Why Should We Care?
Matthew Hill, Ph.D., Senior Instructor of Economics (BCLA)
• Tuesday, November 9 | 6:00 p.m. PT
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Secret life of Osmoregulators: Ion Channels and Osmosis
Maria Christina Vasquez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology (CSE)
• Wednesday, November 10 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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Therapeutic Modalities in Sports Medicine
Sarah Strand, Ph.D., Chair & Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences (CSE)
• Saturday, November 13 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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Sociology Seminar
Sylvia Zamora, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Sociology (BCLA)
• Saturday, November 13 | 1:00 p.m. PT
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Einstein Goes to Hollywood: The Science and Fiction of Warp Drives, Time Travel, and Black Holes
Jonas Mureika, Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Physics (CSE)
• Tuesday, November 16 | 4:00 p.m. PT
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On the Evolution of a Cyber-Physical World, to Infinity and Beyond!
Gustavo Vejarano, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director for Electrical and Computer Engineering (CSE)
• Saturday, November 20 | 10:00 a.m. PT
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Deep Learning for Spoken Dialogue Systems: Application to Nutrition
Mandy Korpusik, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Computer Science (CSE)
• Saturday, November 20 | 1:00 p.m. PT
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Explore

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Take part in Zoom sessions hosted by knowledgeable leaders from Career and Professional Development and Financial Aid. The Pride network of alumni and parents are also available to help answer your questions about life at LMU and beyond.

Career and Professional Development
• Sunday, October 24 | 10:00 a.m. PT
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• Monday, November 8 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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Parent and Alumni Panels
• Tuesday, November 9 | 6:00  p.m. PT
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• Saturday, December 4 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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• Saturday, January 8 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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Financial Aid
• Saturday, October 16 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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• Wednesday, October 20 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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• Saturday, October 23 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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• Wednesday, October 27 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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• Saturday, October 30 | 11:00 a.m. PT *in Spanish
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• Wednesday, November 3 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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• Saturday, November 6 | 11:00 a.m. PT
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• Wednesday, November 10 | 5:00 p.m. PT
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Visit Us Virtually

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Drop into one of our weekly virtual visit sessions for an overview of LMU’s application process or chat with admission counselors and current LMU students. Select the link below to RSVP or email us for assistance.

All sessions are held in Pacific Time.

Planning to be in the Los Angeles area? We welcome your visit. Reserve your spot on an in-person campus tour.

First Year

Monday
4:00 p.m. Admission Overview and Student Panel
5:00 p.m. Virtual Campus Tour

Tuesday
4:00 p.m. First-Year Application Workshop

Wednesday
4:00 p.m. Admission Overview and Student Panel
5:00 p.m. Virtual Campus Tour

Select Thursdays
4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Information Session by School and College→ BCLA CSE CBA CFA SFTV

International

Monday
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Student Panel Discussion

Tuesday
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Zoom Office Hours

Wednesday
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Student Panel Discussion

Thursday
7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Zoom Office Hours

Select Thursdays
4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Information Session by School and College→ BCLA  CSE  CBA  CFA  SFTV

Schedule by email
times vary One-on-One Appointments

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Transfer

Monday
4:00–5:00 p.m. Zoom Office Hours

Tuesday
3:00–4:30 p.m. Zoom Office Hours

Wednesday
4:00–5:00 p.m. Zoom Office Hours

Thursday
3:00–4:30 p.m. Zoom Office Hours

Every Other Monday
5:00–6:00 p.m. Virtual Campus Tour 

Once a Month
5:15–6:15 p.m. Prospective Student Virtual Information Sessions

Mon–Fri
times vary One on One Appointment

Select Thursdays
4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Information Session by School and College→ BCLA CSE CBA CFA SFTV

Connect with a Student

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Theatre Arts Programs

Theatre Arts approach the study of theatre with the view that it is a laboratory for the study of life, allowing us to explore the human experience through performance. With comprehensive coursework and training in acting, directing, design, theatre technology, playwriting, history and criticism taught by supportive faculty, our intimate classes allow for learned techniques to be applied.

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Dance Programs

LMU's dance program is a strong, unified learning community that works with deep intention, cooperation, and flexible engagement in performance, scholarship, choreography, and social action.

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Esports Gaming Center

The Esports Gaming center, located inside the Burns Recreation Center, is the hub for the Lion gaming community. The gaming space is home to the LMU Esports teams, open to all levels of casual to competitive gamers; they host ongoing programs, events and activities focused on creating a space where Lions can gather for their love of gaming.

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The Official Mascot of LMU

Iggy the Lion represents the pride and fierceness the LMU community brings in supporting students in their pursuit of athleticism, academic excellence, community service, personal development, and more.

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LMU Drumline

Enjoy a live DJ, food trucks, inflatables, tailgating, games and a pep rally with the LMU Drumline.

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Veteran Programs

The Veteran Programs office supports the transition, persistence and graduation of student veterans, reservists and veteran dependents by providing individualized services, programming and resources.

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Mane Entertainment

Mane Entertainment is a departmental student group that is made up of student managers, assistant managers, and the media and programming team. This motivated group of students create and implement large and small scale social events for LMU students. Some events include Monday Open Mic Nights, Celebrity Q&As, Comedy Shows, Late Night Friday events, and much more.

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KXLU

KXLU offers a diverse and eclectic range of free form, commercial free radio to the Los Angeles community and the world via kxlu.com. KXLU broadcasts live 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 356 days a year. KXLU offers one of the only opportunities in the Los Angeles radio market for students to gain practical experience in all aspects of radio broadcasting.

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LMU Career Treks

Career and Professional Development provides resources and experiences to help students leverage their Jesuit education to achieve their full potential. The Career Treks program brings students into the workplaces of alumni and friends in order to expose them to potential career paths and broaden their understanding of industries.

Campus Life

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Living on Campus

Home to over 3,200 students, LMU has everything you need to live comfortably and excel academically.
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Get Involved

With 200+ organizations to choose from, it's easy to get involved on campus. Discover the possibilities with LMU service organizations, sorority and fraternity life, student government, and more.
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Wellness & Safety

Students' physical and mental well-being are important. Health and Psychological Services, LMU CARES, and FitWell Center provide supportive programs to all students.
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Reflection and Mindfulness

Campus programming is designed to encourage learning, care for the whole person, and foster the service of faith and the promotion of justice.
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Join the Pride

21 Division I and Varsity sports and dozens of club teams make LMU the perfect place to play hard or enjoy watching a great match.
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Campus Resources

Learn more about the many campus services and resources available to help students make the most of their time at LMU.

Take The Next Steps

Thank you for taking the time to find out why Loyola Marymount University is special to our Lion community. We welcome any questions you may have as you explore your academic journey with us.