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Loyola Marymount University

Loyola Marymount University

+1 310-338-2700

1 Loyola Marymount University Dr Los Angeles, CA USA 90045

Founded in 1911, Loyola Marymount University (LMU) is a private institution located in Los Angeles, California. LMU is the largest Catholic university on the West coast. It is nationally regarded for its top-tier resources, interdisciplinary research facilities, and its premier William H. Hannon Library. Notable alumni include an extensive list of writers, directors, producers and artists in the film and entertainment industry.

Ranked 76 in the nation, LMU’s acceptance rate is 50%, and its graduation rate is 79%. Undergraduate tuition is $52,404 per year, plus fees; graduate tuition is $19,756 per year, plus fees. A total of 9,686 students are enrolled. The university offers 55 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate programs, plus 13 credential programs. LMU follows a semester-based academic calendar.

LMU comprises seven schools and colleges. All undergraduates, regardless of their major, must complete the core curriculum. Over 500 students study abroad each year. LMU offers study abroad programs in Melbourne, Australia; Bonn, Germany; Seoul, South Korea; and more. LMU offers lodging to over 3,000 students in its residence halls, apartments, and houses. Students enjoy more than 150 clubs and organizations, as well as a variety of club sports. One of the largest student-run organizations at LMU is its Greek system, which includes 24 sororities and fraternities. Other popular groups include the campus radio station, The Los Angeles Loyolan newspaper, The Tower yearbook, or ROAR Network, the campus television channel. The LMU Lions compete in the NCAA Division I West Coast Conference. Off campus, students can explore Los Angeles, a hub for film and entertainment. Popular sites and landmarks include the Hollywood sign, Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios, TCL Chinese Theatre, and the Walk of Fame.

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