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Marymount California University

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate93%
Acceptance Rate93%

Marymount California University Student Life

Marymount California University is on a 26-acre campus in the suburban setting of Rancho Palos Verdes, California, not far from Los Angeles.

Marymount California University Student Activities

There are many activities and organizations for Marymount California University students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a radio station and more.

Interested in Greek life? Marymount California University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Marymount California University has several thriving Latinos Unidos. In fact, more students participate in the Latinos Unidos than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Marymount California University include Student Veterans Organization, Marymount Pride, Black Student Union and Society for Advancement of Management (SAM).

Marymount California University students' favorite campus events are Service Days, Club Days and Spring Formal.

Marymount California University Housing

This table offers information on housing at Marymount California University.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes Priortiy given to freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 37%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing ––
Number of Students Living On-Campus ––
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 63%

Marymount California University offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most Marymount California University students live off campus. In 2022, 37% of undergrads at Marymount California University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 63% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Marymount California University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Marymount California University offers coed housing.

Marymount California University Athletics

At Marymount California University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Marymount California University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Lacrosse Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Marymount California University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Marymount California University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Marymount California University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Marymount California University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Marymount California University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Marymount California University, take Interstate 110 to Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Los Angeles International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Marymount California University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Marymount California University Students

52%

Women

48%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

89%

In State

11%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

47%

21%

9%

9%

8%

5%

1%

0.23%

Undergraduate Students

443

Graduate Students

71

Non-Resident / International Students

34

Marymount California University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

514

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$36,908

Out-of-State

$36,908

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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