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Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA
#3

Regional Universities West



A private institution founded in 1911, Loyola Marymount University (LMU) resides on 142 suburban acres in Los Angeles, California. The school is rooted in Catholic tradition; in fact, it is the largest Catholic university on the West Coast. LMU is comprised of seven colleges and schools, and awards bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.

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Quick Facts


1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

2014-2015 Tuition

$41,372 Tuition and Fees

Students

6205 undergraduate students
43% male / 57% female

Admission

January 15 application deadline
54.1% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1911

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Recording Arts Technology/Technician, Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects, Computer and Information Sciences, General, Civil Engineering, General, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Engineering Physics/Applied Physics, Mechanical Engineering, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other, English Language and Literature, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Humanities/Humanistic Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Mathematics, General, Applied Mathematics, General, Environmental Science, Natural Sciences, Ancient Studies/Civilization, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Philosophy, Theology/Theological Studies, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Economics, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Urban Studies/Affairs, Asian Studies/Civilization, European Studies/Civilization, African-American/Black Studies, Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Playwriting and Screenwriting, Cinematography and Film/Video Production, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist, Accounting, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, General, Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Minors Offered

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects, Computer and Information Sciences, General, Multicultural Education, Special Education and Teaching, General, Elementary Education and Teaching, Secondary Education and Teaching, Mathematics Teacher Education, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Chinese Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, Modern Greek Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Mathematics, General, Applied Mathematics, General, Mathematics and Statistics, Other, Environmental Science, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, Natural Sciences, Ancient Studies/Civilization, Philosophy, Ethics, Jewish/Judaic Studies, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other, Theology/Theological Studies, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Archeology, Economics, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Urban Studies/Affairs, Asian Studies/Civilization, Pacific Area/Pacific Rim Studies, Area Studies, Other, African-American/Black Studies, Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Playwriting and Screenwriting, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Business/Commerce, General, Accounting, History, General, Journalism

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 6,205
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 5,919
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 168
Percent of male undergraduates: 43%
Percent of female undergraduates: 57%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 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)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, water polo
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, crew (heavyweight), cross country, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball, water polo

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 3 2 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 2 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 25 25 40
Motor vehicle theft 4 1 0
Arson 1 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 15 15 30
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 1 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 6 1 4
Liquor law violations 4 2 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 4 1 4
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.