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Performing Arts

Shakespeare on the Bluff Returns

LMU presents Shakespeare under the stars with the final performance of “The Tempest” in July.

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Giving News

Athletics Celebrates Largest Fundraising Year in 2021-22

More than $5.82 million was raised to boost student-athlete scholarships, facilities, and competitions.

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Alumni Spotlight

Chris Gipson Brings a Unique Perspective on Ancient World

Chris Gipson '13 found an academic home at LMU first as an undergrad and now as a postdoctoral instructor.

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Find Your Program

There's a path for everyone. Explore yours.

LMU offers more than 150 degrees, certificates and credentials to prepare outstanding individuals for lives of meaning, purpose and professional success. Our breadth and depth in academics come from pre-eminent faculty, who have built LMU's reputation as one of the nation's top universities.

By the Numbers

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Top 15%

Wall Street Journal Ranked

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Student-to-Faculty Ratio

Graduate Commencement

Degrees, Certificates & Credentials

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Division I and Varsity Sports



Research Centers

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StudyLA advocates for a better, more equitable Los Angeles through research, student mentorship, and engagement with its residents and leaders.

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Bioethics Institute

Bioethics students examine the ethical dimensions of scientific advances through analysis of issues including stem cell research, genetics, and cloning.

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The Center for Urban Resilience is committed to improving the quality of life in our urban communities, especially those that have been historically underserved.

Explore All

Discover opportunities that fit your interests.

See All Centers & Institutes


A Sense of Community

Settling into new surroundings is easy with new friends by your side.

Pushing the Envelope

The facilities in LMU's state of the art Life Sciences Building help students prepare for careers across disciplines as diverse as basic research, medicine, and environmental remediation.

California Dreaming

The Pacific Ocean is just down the street from campus, and serves as both a recreational destination and subject for study in the classroom.

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Feel the Spirit

With 20 Division 1 and varsity sports, there are plenty of opportunities to catch a great game on campus.

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Iconic Beauty

At the center of it all is Sacred Heart Chapel, the heart of LMU's beautiful Westchester campus.

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L.A. is Your Classroom

A world of opportunity lies in the vibrant city just beyond the bluff.

Live Like a Lion

Life on campus at LMU is as dynamic as the city around us. We think you'll find this a great place to grow as a scholar and individual.

More Campus Life
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Lions Are Fierce

Support Your Pride

Stay up to date with the latest information on your 20 Division I athletics teams by visiting LMU Lions or following the Lions on social media @LMULIons. LMU Athletics is following NCAA/WCC/California mandates regarding fan attendance for ticketed sports this coming year.