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Colleges / Loyola Marymount University

Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate46%
Acceptance Rate46%

About LMU

Loyola Marymount University is a private, religious college in the suburb of Los Angeles, California. LMU was founded in 1911. The college enrolls around 10,184 students a year, including 7,127 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Loyola Marymount University

In 2022, LMU accepted 46% of applicants. In 2022, 19,045 students applied to LMU and 8,727 were admitted.

Loyola Marymount University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 46%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 33%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 67%
Average GPA 3.9
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 67%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 18%

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Loyola Marymount University is located in Los Angeles.

If you would like to see LMU for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take San Diego Freeway Route 405 to Los Angeles, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Los Angeles International.

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College Info

1 LMU Drive Los Angeles, CA 90045

Campus Setting: Suburban

LMU Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Feb 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to LMU is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to LMU is Feb 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Loyola Marymount University is a member of the Coalition for College.

More than an application, the Coalition provides free tools and resources to help students through the college admissions process, beginning as early as 9th grade.

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LMU SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1260 - 1410


Math SAT Range

630 - 720


Reading SAT Range

620 - 700

LMU Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at LMU is like? There are approximately 10,184 students enrolled at LMU, including 7,127 undergraduate students and 3,057 graduate students. 97% percent of students attend school full-time, 66% percent are from CA and 34% percent of students are from other states.


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