One LMU DriveSuite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90045 310-338-2750
About Loyola Marymount University
  • Year of Foundation 1911
  • Size of Campus 128 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,724
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 23%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $33,901
  • Room and Board $11,808
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 5,590
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,951 undergraduate, 1,968 graduate and 1,315 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and was recently included in “The Best 371 Colleges: 2011 Edition” Princeton Review, 2011. Our mission: * The encouragement of learning * The education of the whole person * The service of faith and the promotion of justice
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members 15%
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of frats 6
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 22%
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega, Alpha Sigma Nu, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi, Sigma Tau Delta, Tri Beta, Order of Omega, Delta Sigma Pi,
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Sunset Concert, Madness at Midnight, Luau, Filipino Cultural Night, College Fest, Homecoming, Greek Week Lip Synch, Charity Ball, Bentos Under the Palms, Men's Basketball, Vegas Night
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian and Pacific Student Association (APSA); Blackthought, Brothers of Consciousness; El Espejo; Han Tao; Isang Bansa; Na Kolea; Sankofa Society; Sistah Friends; Spanish Club; The Revelation; TLC Club; Chicanos/Latinos Fo
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Christian Fellowship, Righteousness in Christ Fellowship, Coptic Club, Muslim Student Association, RCIA, CORE Team, Christian Life Communities, The Station, Bible Study, African American Ministry, De Colores, Hillel,
  • Distance to nearest airport Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) (2), Burbank (22)
  • Distance to nearest train Los Angeles (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Downtown Los Angeles (18)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 28%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • Number of students using college housing 49%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 20
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (48%), women's dorms (12%), men's dorms (4%), apartment for single students (35%), other housing options (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 31%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 40%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 35%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability No
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms 142,730
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Archives for the Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Leonard William Longstaff Saint Thomas More Collection, Werner Von Boltenstern Postcard Collection, Willow Wray Collection of the Writings of Lord Dunsay
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 300
  • Number Of Subscriptions 18,459
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of e-books 3,952
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 500
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 469,585
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 70
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 39,917
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums Study of Los Angeles Museum, LaBand Art Gallery
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 74%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs KPMG, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Ernest & Young, Northrup Grumman, Boeing, Raethon, Los Angeles Unified School District, City of Los Angeles
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCLA)
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,200
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 46%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCLA)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis