Year Of Estabishment
5,000 - 9,999 (approx)
Loyola Marymount University is a private university, established in the year 1911. It has an urban set up located in Westchester, Los Angeles, California, United States. It utilizes a semester based academic calendar. Loyola is coeducational university in the Marymount and Jesuit traditions. This institution is one of the largest Roman Catholic universities on the West Coast. The university operates on the motto ?For the greater glory of God?.
Loyola Marymount University is ranked by Forbes Magazine?s List of America?s Best Colleges at #149 and by U.S. News & World Report at #3 (West) nationally for the year 2015/16. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ranked this university at #8 under its ?Top 25 American Film Schools? edition of 2015.
The university is affiliated to Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities, Association of Catholic Colleges & Universities and National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities. It is religiously affiliated to Roman Catholic.
The campus sits on an area of 150 acres. It setting is urban. Its campus has been ranked by Princeton Review at #7 and by E-zine at #3 for having most beautiful campus in America. A 24 hour emergency telephone service, 24 hour foot and vehicle patrols, controlled dormitory access, lighted pathways and late night escort services are provided for the students? safety.
Following are the schools & colleges:
Some of the departments present across the various schools & colleges are as follows:
By focusing on academic quality combined with research-informed teaching and influenced by its global and national links with professional bodies and associations, the university has set quality benchmarks.
Loyola Marymount University offers 60 major programmes and 55 minor programmes for undergraduates, 40 master degrees, 1 doctoral degree and 10 credential programmes. Some of the major courses are as follows:
The university owns over 22 varsity sports teams including 10 men?s & 12 women?s nicknamed as the ?Lions?. They compete in National Collegiate Association of Athletics Division I and are member of the West Coast Conference.
Following are the student media owned by this university:
This university offers on and off campus housing options. Following are on campus halls of residence:
Loyola Marymount University offers merit based academic scholarships. Some of the major scholarship programmes are as follows:
Bachelors | Full Time (124 semester hours)