Welcome to Loyola Marymount University

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We are delighted you have chosen to explore an undergraduate education at Loyola Marymount University (LMU). 

Our award-winning faculty, knowledgeable staff, and diverse student community are happy to share their experiences with you and answer your questions.

Our admission counselors are also available for Live Chat to help you discover more about LMU and the application process. 

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Your Future Looks Bright at LMU…

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LMU Recognition

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We look forward to your visit to our Summer Open House. Simply RSVP HERE then connect with LMU faculty, staff, and current students during your scheduled session(s).
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LMU Bellarmine College of
Liberal Arts

A welcome introduction by Dean Robbin D. Crabtree, Ph.D.

Sunday, June 27 → 11:00 a.m., PT

Life Sciences Building.

LMU Frank R. Seaver College of Science
and Engineering

A welcome introduction by Dean S.W. Tina Choe, Ph.D.

Sunday, June 27 → 11:00 a.m., PT

School of Film and Television Building

LMU School of Film and

A welcome introduction by Interim Dean Bryant Keith Alexander, Ph.D.

Sunday, June 27 → 11:00 a.m., PT

Burns Courtyard

LMU College of Communication and
Fine Arts

A welcome introduction by Dean Bryant Keith Alexander, Ph.D.

Sunday, June 27 → 12:00 p.m., PT

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LMU College of Business 

A welcome introduction by Dean Dayle M. Smith, Ph.D.

Sunday, June 27 → 12:00 p.m., PT

International Admission 
• Saturday, June 26 → 6:00 p.m. PT 
• Sunday, June 27 → 9:00 a.m. PT
Undergraduate Admission
• Sunday, June 27 → 1:00 & 2:00 p.m. PT
Transfer Admission
• Sunday, June 27 → 1:00 & 2:00 p.m. PT
Career and Professional Development
• Sunday, June 27 → 1:00 & 2:00 p.m. PT
Student Panel Discussion
• Sunday, June 27 → 1:00 & 2:00 p.m. PT
Financial Aid
• Sunday, June 27 → 3:00 p.m. PT (español)
• Sunday, June 27 → 3:00 p.m. PT (english)

LMU Admission Information

Loyola Marymount University's mission is the encouragement of learning, the education of the whole person, and the service of faith and the promotion of justice. We offer a Jesuit education that produces well-rounded individuals with a passion for knowledge and personal growth. We welcome all students to apply.

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Career Development

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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.

Student Newspaper

Your home. Your voice. Your news. The Los Angeles Loyolan is LMU's student-run news organization, publishing new content online multiple times a week. The Los Angeles Loyolan is a member of the Associated Collegiate Press and the California College Media Association.

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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.

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 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.

LMU Athletics - Go Lions!

Loyola Marymount University pride itself on educating the whole person in mind, body, and spirit. Our student-athletes gain invaluable mentorship, skills, and experiences on and off the court.

We have 20 NCAA Division I sports that compete in the West Coast Conference. We groom champions in 20 men’s and women’s varsity sports, ranging from baseball to cross country, basketball to swimming, and more.

LMU Lions have 47 all-conference honors in the 2020-21 season with 52 Conference Champions in the West Coast Conference. Many LMU student-athletes have advanced to the next level in their respective sports by competing in professional leagues and the Olympics. We encourage you to "Get in the Game" and learn more about our athletic programs.


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Student Experiences

Intramural and Club Sports

Participate in a variety of competitive and recreational sport activities that interests you. There are many to choose from; join or start one that is right for you. 

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Center for Service and Action

Service opportunities are available, on campus, in local L.A. area, and abroad. Volunteers help serve those disadvantaged or oppressed.

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Student Media

Student-run, real-world experiences are offered through The Los Angeles Loyola newspaper, The Tower Yearbook, ROAR Studiois, and KXLU 88.9 FM radio station.

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Ethnic and Intercultural Services 

LMU provides a supportive environment where individual growth and cultural expression is encouraged and academic excellence is expected.

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Student Leadership & Development

Students have choices with over 200+ opportunities. Get involved with Student Organizations, Sorority and Fraternity Life, Student Government, and more.

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Campus Ministry

Dedicated to the service of faith and the promotion of justice, campus ministry provides supportive programs that uniquely nurture students' spiritual experiences. 

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LMU Wellness

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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Academic Resource Center

University Advising offers students the knowledge, tools, and resources to be successful. Tutoring and peer-to-peer writing support is also available. 

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Campus Scenes

Enjoy the scenic views from the comfort of your home. See why LMU is rated as one of the most beautiful campus by The Princeton Review.

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Lair Marketplace

The Lair offers something for everyone. From comfort food to healthy dishes and those plated with international flare.

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Burns Recreation Center

The FitWell Center in Burns Rec offers a variety of services to keep you healthy and happy; mind, soul, and spirit.

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VDA Bookstore

LMU Bookstore

Visit the bookstore, OneCard office, Welcome Center, Financial Aid/Services, and Admission in the Von der Ahe building.

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Life Sciences Building

Life Science Building

LEED Gold-certified Life Sciences Building contains laboratories, classrooms, a 280-seat auditorium and campus community spaces. 

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William H. Hannon Library.

William H. Hannon Library

An array of resources are available for learners to feed their curiosity, develop ideas, inform decisions, and inspire others. 

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Hilton Center for Business

Hilton Center for Business

The Hilton Center for Business is home to students and faculty to our national-ranked College of Business Administration. 

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Howard B. Fitzpatrick Pavilion
Howard B. Fitzpatrick Pavilion
Opening Fall 2021, LMU School of Film and Television’s new pavilion will provide a high tech theater with 4k projection, stage, media lab, post-production studio, & more.
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New Residence Halls
Palm North and Palm South opens Fall 2021; Palm North serves first-year students. New Living Learning Communities will connect students with common academic interests.
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Drollinger Stage
An additional performance venue, the Drollinger Family Stage will expand to include live theatrical and dance events, concerts, public lectures, and awards ceremonies.

Do You Still Have Questions?

We hope you see why Loyola Marymount University would be a great next step in your academic journey. As you further explore the path you want to take after high school or community college, we can help make it a seamless and memorable experience. Let us know how we can be of further support to you.
Thank you for your visit. 

Join Us for a Virtual Visit

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Visit us virtually to get additional information or answers to questions you may still have. Speak to students about their LMU experience and learn more about our LMU Lion family.