Marymount California University is on a 26-acre campus in the suburban setting of Rancho Palos Verdes, California, not far from Los Angeles.
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.
This table offers information on housing at Marymount California University.
|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.
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||√||√|
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.
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.
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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