International Community & Student Life

lmu oiss international community & student life

International students enrich and enliven the Loyola Marymount University campus with their diversity, collective experiences and varied perspectives. Through the administration of a number of programs and services, the Office for International Students and Scholars strives to promote mutual understanding and cross-cultural exchange among LMU's international and local students.

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International Students at LMU by the Numbers

By Country

lmu international students by the numbers

85 countries represented on campus by international students and scholars.

lmu international students countries

Top 10 countries of enrollment:

  • Indonesia - 188
  • China - 125
  • Kuwait - 65
  • Saudi Arabia - 60
  • India - 50
  • Canada - 27
  • Singapore - 16
  • United Kingdom - 20
  • South Korea - 19
  • Brazil - 15
  • Vietnam - 15

By Student

lmu international student enrollment

Total enrollment - 924, by type:

  • Undergraduates - 673 (60%)
  • Graduates (including Loyola Law School) - 251 (22%)
  • Alumni on Post-Completion Practical Training - 203 (18%)

By gender:

  • Female - 555 (49%)
  • Male - 572 (51%)

By College & Major

Percentage of enrollment by college: 

  • Education - 51 (6%)
  • Business - 344 (40%)
  • Film and TV - 106 (12%)
  • Liberal Arts - 158 (18%)
  • Science & Engineering - 126 (14%)
  • Communications & Fine Arts - 75 (9%)
  • Law - 0 (0%) 

Top majors:

  • ENTR - 97
  • FNCE - 84
  • PROD - 81
  • MRKT - 58
  • ECON - 38
  • CIVL - 35
  • BADM - 34
  • ACCT - 33
  • CMST - 28
  • MGMT - 28