Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, California, United States
Loyola Marymount University offers rigorous undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to academically ambitious students committed to lives of meaning and purpose. We benefit from our location in Los Angeles, a dynamic city that brings into sharp focus the issues of our time and provides an ideal context for study, research, creative work, and active engagement.

Master's Programmes

Education & Training (7)
Humanities (5)
Business & Management (4)
Engineering & Technology (4)
Arts, Design & Architecture (3)
Medicine & Health (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)

About

History

The names "Loyola" and "Marymount" have long been associated with Catholic higher education in countries around the globe. Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, sanctioned the foundation of his order's first school in 1548. The Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary have conducted educational institutions since their establishment in France in 1849 by Father Jean Gailhac.

Education

An LMU education takes students almost anywhere, to do almost anything. As soon as students set foot on campus, they are able to take full advantage of extraordinary professional opportunities throughout the city of Los Angeles – one of the most vibrant and diverse cities in the world. Internships and off-campus jobs expose students to real-world work environments that help them connect classroom learning to their future career aspirations.

Research

Loyola Marymount University is home to 18 interdisciplinary research centers and institutes committed to living out the LMU mission through collaborative inquiry and collective action.

  • The Academic of Catholic Thought and Imagination
  • The Bioethics Institute
  • The Center for Accounting Ethics, Governance and the Public Interest
  • This Center for Asian Business
  • The Center for Catholic Education
  • The Center for Equity for English Learners (CEEL)

Career

Career and Professional Development hosts a number of events, ranging from Career Expos and Grad School Fairs to Employer Information Sessions and Workshops. Fairs and targeted events are a great way to meet many recruiters in one place. These events are open, with rare exceptions, to all LMU students and alumni.

LionJobs is the complete resource for up-to-date information on events. Students and alumni can learn which employers and graduate programs are attending fairs and consult the calendar feature to learn what workshops and other career-related events are scheduled.

Services

Student services

  • LMU students have thriving tradition of service to others. Our students volunteer nearly 200,000 service hours a year with 350 community organizations. There are more than 160 active clubs and organizations and a Greek community with 21 local chapters.
  • The campus community includes a Center for Service and Action; one of the nation’s leading student-run, independent radio stations; a student newspaper that publishes in print and online; an online TV network; an award-winning yearbook; and much more.

Housing services

  • LMU has many beautiful living options from which to choose. Traditional residence halls, suites, apartments and theme houses and Living Learning Communities that enhance the academic experience are home to more than 3,200 students who live on campus.
  • Our facilities provide everything you need to live comfortably and excel academically.

Library services

  • The libraries of Loyola Marymount University are overflowing with intellectual resources — physical collections, digital databases and staff expertise — to assist LMU students and faculty in reaching their fullest academic potential.

ICT services

What We Do :

  • Accounts & Passwords:Members of the LMU community have various accounts (username and password) for access to ITS resources
  • Network & Infrastructure:All ITS services are delivered via our network infrastructure.
  • Computer Replacement :The University's Resource Management Plan (RMP) is the phased replacement of all University-owned computers over a 4 year cycle.

Medical services

  • LMU offers students medical and psychological services through the Student Health Center, a full-service medical office, which is staffed with physicians, nurses, x-ray technologist and support staff, and the Student Psychological Services office, which provides therapy, emergency psychological services, walk-in consultations and other support.

Student Life

Campus life

  • Our goal is to have you enjoy a positive, enriching and safe experience in your off-campus life. To that end, we offer programs and services that help integrate off-campus students within their local community. We’re also always working to promote good relationships with neighbors by increasing students’ awareness of their rights and responsibilities.

Sports facilities

  • Club Sports are recognized student clubs that have been formed by individuals motivated by a common interest and desire to participate in a favorite sport activity. Open to all students, regardless of skill level, they exist to promote and develop interest in those sports. Its members learn new skills, refine existing ones, engage in competition against other colleges/universities, and enjoy the recreational and social fellowship of sports.

Accreditation

Program-Specific Accreditation

  • Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care
  • American Art Therapy Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Association of American Law Schools
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • California State Commission on Teacher Credentialing
  • Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California

Los Angeles, California, United States