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Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
Loyola Marymount University is a Jesuit university committed to the encouragement of learning, the education of the whole person, the service of faith, and the promotion of justice and interculturalism. Its 128-acre campus is located in a residential area of Los Angeles.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 6,261
   Women 3,505 (56.0%)
   Men 2,756 (44.0%)
Graduate Students 3,069
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.74 (based on weighted GPAs)
SAT Math 617 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 606 average
550-660 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 28 average
26-30 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $63,304
  Tuition and Fees $44,230
  Room and Board $14,115
Average Percent of Need Met 65%
Average Freshman Award $27,843
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates Not reported
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Los Angeles Population 3,857,799
Nearest Metropolitan Area Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 94% of freshmen, 51% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Lion
Sororities 33% of women participate
Fraternities 17% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
12.1% Asian
7.0% Black/African-American
22.9% Hispanic/Latino
8.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
49.2% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students 9.5% from 75 countries
First-Year Students Returning 88.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 74.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 75%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 26.0%