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109th Commencement Exercises

LMU will welcome nearly 4,000 graduates from the classes of 2020 and 2021 to the 109th Commencement Exercises at SoFi Stadium on July 31, 2021. Don’t miss this unforgettable event worthy of our LMU Lions' hard work and accomplishments!

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Viola Davis
Commencement Update

Acclaimed Actor Viola Davis to Speak at Commencement

The ceremony, to be held at SoFi Stadium, will honor and celebrate the classes of 2020 and 2021.

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In the Community

LMU Volunteers Boost At-Risk Youth Through Online Tutoring

In the past year, more than 180 Lions worked one-on-one with local students from low-income families.

Elena Martinez '22
Student Spotlight

Math & Computer Science Major Named 2021 Goldwater Scholar

Elena Martinez is among the nation’s next generation of research leaders in the sciences.

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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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10:1

Student-to-Faculty Ratio

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178

Degrees, Certificates & Credentials

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20

Division I and Varsity Sports

Upcoming Events

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MORE EVENTS

Research

Leading the Way in Science, Technology, Arts and the Humanities

Pushing boundaries across disciplines, in the lab, field, classroom and stage ensures that our faculty and students are at the leading edge of knowledge. As a Carnegie-classified R2 school, LMU is recognized nationally as a doctoral university with high research activity.

DIG DEEPER

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Global Immersion courses take students to places like Accra, Ghana to explore culture and topics at the source with faculty experts.

Virus

LMU scientists are at the forefront of research, including the search for drug candidates that could stop COVID-19.

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The William H. Hannon Library invites students to get up close to artifacts in its Archives & Special Collections for a hands-on experience in history.

Campus Gallery

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A Sense of Community

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

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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.

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Feel the Spirit

With more than 21 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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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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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 fully-alive individual.

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Lions Are Fierce

Support Your Pride

Stay up to date with the latest information on your 21 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.

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