Welcome Future Lions
We are delighted to welcome you to the first-ever LMU Virtual Preview Day. Your college years will bring about extraordinary growth and fulfillment, academically and personally. Built on our Jesuit and Marymount foundation, academic excellence and a future of limitless possibilities await you at LMU.
LIVE Zoom Sessions
The live event was on April 19, 2020. Below are live sessions recordings to view at your leisure.
8:00 a.m. PDT → International Student Panel
10:30 a.m. PDT → Transfer Info Session
11:30 a.m. PDT → Financial Aid Info Session
Español → Financial Aid Info Session
12:30 p.m. PDT → Get to Know Your Dean
2:00 p.m. PDT → Special Interest Sessions
3:00 p.m. PDT → Financial Aid Info Session
4:00 p.m. PDT → International Student Panel
A Special Message for You
Welcome Class of 2024
You are amongst the company of scholars, philosophers, creators, and unique individuals from all around the world. It is together that we will build a future grounded in community with purpose and impact.
"I have faith that our LMU community, together with you, will continue to create, with love and impact, boundless energy and purpose; and that the fortitude of our mission will embolden us for centuries to come." President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D.
Your Time Is Now
You are not alone in your journey of self-reflection, discovery, and independence. With the LMU community and fellow peers beside you, the opportunitiy to live your life of purpose is now.
"The age when a person's life blooms... If there is a special period for identity formation, a time when life events are going to have the biggest influence on the rest of the life-story, this is it." Jonathan Haidt, The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom
LIVE Zoom Sessions (recorded)
10:30 a.m. | PDTView
Get to Know Your Dean and the Academic Programs
Get Your Virtual Tour Here
Take a sneak peek around and hear what it may be like to laugh, live, and learn your way through the campus experience as an LMU student. Hear from current students and alumni about their on-campus housing experience.Hear Stories
Our residence halls are your home away from home. Student housing at LMU offers a wide variety of comfortable accommodations. Wherever you live on campus, the common areas, walking paths, and even the laundry room offer spaces to get to know your classmates and build life-long friendships. And with two newly constructed LMU Residence Halls coming, you may want to sign up for housing soon.Take a Tour
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.
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.
Get in the spirit. Show your lion pride and join the LMU Spirit Squad at sporting events, games, tailgates, and community events.
Enjoy a live DJ, food trucks, inflatables, tailgating, games and a pep rally with the LMU Drumline.
LMU mascot Iggy the Lion represents the pride and fierceness our community brings to scholarship, service, and personal development.
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.
The LMU 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 gamers and host ongoing programs, events and activities focused on creating a space where Lions can gather in community for their love of gaming.
Mane Entertainment is a departmental student group that is made up of student managers, assistant managers, and the media and programming team. This motived 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.
The Veteran Programs office supports the transition, persistence and graduation of student veterans, reservists and veteran dependents by providing individualized services, programming and resources.
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.
Intramural and Club Sports
Participate in a variety of competitive and recreational sport activities. Join or start one that is right for you. There are many to choose from.
Center for Service and Action
Service opportunities are available, on campus, in local LA area, and abroad. Volunteers help serve those disadvantaged or oppressed.
Student Government and Media
Associated Students of Loyola Marymount University represents the student body and ensure their unique needs and voices are heard.
Ethnic and Intercultural Services
LMU provides a supportive environment where individual growth and cultural expression is encouraged and academic excellence is expected.
Sorority & Fraternity Life
Membership in a sorority or fraternity at LMU helps foster friendships and creates many valuable networks to help you succeed in college.
Dedicated to the service of faith and the promotion of justice, campus ministers support programs that nurture students' spiritual experiences.
Students' physical and mental well-being are important. Health and Psychological Services, LMU CARES, and FitWell Center support students' needs.
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.
LMU Athletics has 21 NCAA Division I sports that compete in the West Coast Conference. Home events are free to students. Show your Lion spirit and become a member of the official LMU athletics spirit group, The Cage.Get in the Spirit
Take a 360 Campus Tour
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.Take a 360 Tour
The Lair offers something for everyone. From cozy comfort foods to dishes composed with an international flare.Take 360 Tour
Burns Recreation Center
The FitWell Center in Burns Rec offers a variety of services to keep you healthy and happy; mind, soul, and spirit.Take 360 Tour
Visit the bookstore, OneCard office, Welcome Center, Financial Aid/Services, and Admission in the Von der Ahe building.Take a 360 Tour
Life Science Building
LEED Gold-certified Life Sciences Building contains laboratories, classrooms, a 280-seat auditorium and campus community spaces.Take a 360 Tour
William H. Hannon Library
Our student-run coffee shop is a treasure to be shared by all. The Lion's Den is place to grab your favorite drink and hang out.Take a 360 Tour
Hilton Center for Business
The Hilton Center for Business is home to students and faculty to our national-ranked College of Business Administration.Take a 360 Tour
Congratulations on your admission to LMU. Although it would have been nice to see you in-person on our Westchester campus, in the heart of dynamic Los Angeles and tech-hub of Silicon Beach, we hope your virtual experience is wonderful and helpful. As you contemplate your next move from high school or community college to LMU, we want you to know that your future with us will be one of trust, community, respect, and will be filled with limitless possibilities.