Loyola Marymount University

Private, Four-years School Located in Los Angeles, CA

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How much is the Loyola Marymount tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Loyola Marymount's tuition & fees is $58,974.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $79,275 when a student lives on-campus.

Loyola Marymount Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$58,974
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
On-campus Room & Board$16,098
On-campus Expenses$3,051
Off-campus Room & Board$17,784
Off-campus Expenses$4,860
2023-2024 Projection
Tuition & Fees$55,441

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Loyola Marymount for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $275,950 at Loyola Marymount. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $362,032. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $254,359.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$62,732$82,786$58,309
Sophomore (2024-25)$66,730$87,731$61,694
Junior (2025-26)$70,982$92,976$65,279
Senior (2026-27)$75,506$98,539$69,077
4 Years Total$275,950$362,032$254,359
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$66,730$87,731$61,694
Sophomore (2025-26)$70,982$92,976$65,279
Junior (2026-27)$75,506$98,539$69,077
Senior (2027-28)$80,317$104,438$73,100
4 Years Total$293,535$383,684$269,150
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$70,982$92,976$65,279
Sophomore (2026-27)$75,506$98,539$69,077
Junior (2027-28)$80,317$104,438$73,100
Senior (2028-29)$85,435$110,697$77,361
4 Years Total$312,240$406,649$284,817
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$75,506$98,539$69,077
Sophomore (2027-28)$80,317$104,438$73,100
Junior (2028-29)$85,435$110,697$77,361
Senior (2029-30)$90,880$117,335$81,874
4 Years Total$332,138$431,008$301,412
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$80,317$104,438$73,100
Sophomore (2028-29)$85,435$110,697$77,361
Junior (2029-30)$90,880$117,335$81,874
Senior (2030-31)$96,671$124,376$86,656
4 Years Total$353,303$456,846$318,990

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Loyola Marymount' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in California, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $23,111.
Loyola Marymount University$58,974
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
California Four-years Colleges$20,867
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$23,111

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Loyola Marymount and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Loyola Marymount UniversityLos Angeles, CA$58,974$21,902
Bridgewater State UniversityBridgewater, MA$17,529$9,041
Pacific UniversityForest Grove, OR$54,466$37,805
Samford UniversityBirmingham, AL$38,144$22,604
Rider UniversityLawrenceville, NJ$38,900$19,061
The Master's University and SeminarySanta Clarita, CA$36,930$8,550
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona BeachDaytona Beach, FL$42,304$21,964
Dakota State UniversityMadison, SD$12,735$11,931
Harding UniversitySearcy, AR$24,888$13,684
Trinity UniversitySan Antonio, TX$51,352$23,597
DeVry University-IllinoisNaperville, IL$17,488$17,552

Financial Aid and COA

At Loyola Marymount University, 6,258 students (88%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $23,011.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Loyola Marymount is $56,264 for students living on-campus and $59,759 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 1,606 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $20,901 and the average amount of student loans is $8,634.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$79,275
COA (off-campus)$82,770
Tuition & Fees$58,974
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$20,301
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$23,796
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$56,264
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$59,759
Average Financial Aid$23,011
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship6,25888%$23,011
Pell Grants94513%$5,198
Federal Student Loan2,30132%$6,255
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,606100%-
Grants or Scholarships1,605100%$20,901
Federal Grants50231%$5,970
Pell Grants20012%$5,168
Other Federal Grants50231%$3,911
State/Local Grants18111%$8,983
Institutional Grants1,605100%$18,020
Student Loan Aid63439%$8,634
Federal Student Loans62939%$5,133
Other Student Loans30519%$7,362

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Loyola Marymount's acceptance rate is 45.82%. A total of 19,045 applicants applied to and 8,727 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 1,610 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 18.45%.
To apply to Loyola Marymount, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate45.82%46.04%45.68%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.45%21.43%16.41%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to Loyola Marymount. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,335 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 30.
Its SAT score is higher than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is much higher than the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,3351,2501,420
National Average1,168
California Average1,305
SAT EBRW660620700
SAT Math675630720
ACT Composite302832
National Average24
California Average29
ACT Math292631
ACT English322935

Student Population

Loyola Marymount University has a total of 10,165 students including 7,299 undergraduate and 2,866 graduate students. By gender, there are 4,465 male students and 5,719 female students attending Loyola Marymount. The school offers online degree programs and 635 students enrolled online exclusively (6.25% of all students).
Total10,184 4,4655,719
Undergraduate7,127 3,3173,810
Graduate3,057 1,1481,909

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
AddressOne Lmu Drive, Los Angeles, CA
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered120 Programs
Online Program Offered10 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered41 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate41.31%
Student Population10,165
Graduation Rate81%
Retention Rate88% (Full-time), 50% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate11 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties615 (Full-time), 409 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs1,750 (Full-time), 442 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$107,549
Average Staff Salary$80,087