Loyola Marymount University

Women's WCLA Contact: Lito Coronel
7 / 10
6,700 Undergrads / 9,838 Students
10 / 10
$43,779 Net Price
8 / 10
47% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
76% / 84%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Las Vegas Nevada Area
Where Grads Work
  • Teach For America
  • Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Boeing
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • University of Southern California
  • Raytheon
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UCLA
  • Deloitte
  • Bank of America
  • City of Los Angeles
  • PwC
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • LMU Career Development Services
  • Wells Fargo
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Media and Communication
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Arts and Design
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Engineering
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Healthcare Services
  • Program and Project Management
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
550 - 660
600 - 700
1200 - 1380
27 - 34
25 - 29
27 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 545 - 650 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 17,846 7,293 10,553
% Admitted 47% 45% 48%
% Admits That Enroll 18% 20% 17%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.74 (weighted)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (24%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Health Professions (12%)
    Social Sciences (9%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    History (2%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Education (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Engineering (1%)
    Legal Professions
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$48,522
    Books & Supplies$1,917
    Cost of Living$13,690
    Personal Expenses$3,240
    Sticker Price$67,369

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    92% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship87%$20,764
    Federal Grants14%$5,561
    Pell Grants14%$4,695
    Other Federal13%$980
    State & Local Grants13%$8,743
    Institutional Grants87%$18,628
    Student Loans40%$8,338
    Federal Loans39%$5,133
    Other Loans24%$5,669

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $478 Million $48,542

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,491 $234

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,292 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $61,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.55 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 76% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 5
    Fondling 7 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 11 7
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 1 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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